"This conversation is pleasant to read. It's actually about something real to all of us. i was going to say that even though I'm not a Scientologist I'm reading Dianetics and it's really compelling. I wouldn't leave this one…"
"Another thing about reports in school is that they are #1, practice reports, not real reports. #2, one person is reporting to one person who doesn't really care--the teacher. It's a test. Each "report" is actually a test.
"What a timely discussion to pop up (after many months at rest)! My husband and I, just last night, were talking about the differences and similarities between the internet and univerity libraries for doing research and learning about new things. It…"
"The lyrics game word today is "Pirate," and there are photos of Kirby and Marty dressed as pirates, and again years later, bigger boys, still dressing as pirates. Above that is Ashlee, Marty's girlfriend. There's Cyril Ritchard…"
It means living life and learning from living - without the borders and boundaries of schools, subjects, schedules and anything else that hinders natural curiosity.
how long have you been unschooling or homeschooling?
Since I gave birth in my bedroom almost 6 years ago...
first names of children
Amber Dawn - 5 3/4
Caleb James - just turned 4
Rebecca Mae - 14 months
Logan John - 14 months
a little about me
I grew up in a conservative, loving family without much exposure to other people's lifestyles or opinions. While sheltered, I didn't fully appreciate all the differences that make life enjoyable. Once I became a mother, I traveled down a path that has led me to become a "crunchy" mom and all that that entails...