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I've often thought that an Internet AP-Match service would be wonderful! Is that something you'd like to try? It could be really helpful for lots…"
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I wrote The Natural Child: Parenting From the Heart. There is also a wonderful booklet by Inbal Kashtan called Parenting From Your Heart.
I'm also the author of the children's book A Gift for Baby, and the co-editor…"
I just discovered the book How Gertrude Teaches Her Children by Johann Pestalozzi, published in 1894. Here's a wonderful excerpt that, unfortunately, is still relevant over 100 years later:"I am convinced that nature brings the children, even at this age [three], to a very definite consciousness of innumerable objects. It only needs that we should, with psychological art, unite speech with this knowledge, in order to bring it to a high degree of clearness; and so enable us to connect the…See More
"There was an interesting story years ago in Growing Without Schooling. A homeschooling boy announced that he wanted to go to school, and his parents were most unhappy about this. Fortunately they decided to talk with him at some length to find out…"
"Thanks so much for these two stories - they're both wonderful! And you helped several children at once. Your stories reminded me that intervention can be an opportunity not just to help in the present, but to help in the future. When these…"
"This is a great book. I really loved it. It is a great book to share with a partner that is not tottaly on board with unschooling because of mainstream concerns.
IT is part of my Unschooling library and I highly recomend it as a must read."