Radical Homeschooling: Sounds Cool!
Am I going to let my kid burst with the enthusiasm of her own ideas, choose what she wants to learn for the most part, and also present her with constant sources of new ideas, experiences, opportunities and materials, oh yes!
Am I going to let her decide to play video games or watch television for a week straight, not brush her teeth, not have simple chores to help on the land and eat whatever she wants at any moment? Hell no!
In my quest discover the best way to homeschool my kid, I came across such terms as “project based homeschooling” and “unschooling” very early. I really liked what unschooling was about and realized it was, by definition, what we had already been doing since Captain was tiny. It was really a way of life from the get-go; most of what she learns is by life and by choosing…
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