"I too am captivated by your questions:
"Is the alternative solution traditional schooling for these kids, and if so, how does the philosophy of unschooling fit in with that? Is unschooling a universal possibility? Or is it only relevant…"
"I'm new to RUN as well. My oldest is five and we often have conversations about all sorts of issues as well. The issues usually come up as a part of the youth work I do and since I'm a social justice major in college. She'll usually…"
To me radical unschooling means nature. It means love and respect for our children, ourselves, emotions, beliefs, cultures, and knowledge. It is natural to love and respect. It is natural to be in a constant state of learning.
how long have you been unschooling or homeschooling?
I have been consciously unschooling since about November 2010, though I realize that I was unschooling while just being and learning with my daughter and son.
first names of children
Serena 5 yrs
Seraph 11 mos
a little about me
I am a lifelong learner trying to deschool myself to better learn as a college student. I am a mother of 2. I am a wife. I am a social activist. I am very shy. I am southside Chicagoan and am devoted to my community. I am a youth rights advocate. I am an avid reader. I am on a journey to find myself and am enjoying every moment.