Posts Tagged ‘ Susanna Wesley ’

Homeschooling Re-Affirmation

Homeschooling Re-Affirmation

“I have read many books about homeschooling, unschooling, the perils of early academic education and how children are hurried and forced to grow up too soon while being deprived of knowing and savoring the richness and specialness of childhood, how stressed out today’s kids are, Howard Gardner’s theory of the seven intelligences humans possess...
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Unschooled Adult

Unschooled Adult

Susanna Wesley, I Am An Unschooled Adult, from the Nov/Dec 1998 issue of Home Education Magazine: “I am an unschooled adult. I began unschooling the day I quit my fourth year in college. I had received a letter from the registrar telling me that time was running out and I must declare a major....
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Deschooling

Deschooling

In her current Closer Look feature Mary Nix spotlights Deschooling, which is defined by the late Ned Vare as “the word that describes the transition from school to a life of educating ourselves. It is usually the parents who need a helping hand in trusting their own children. That is because we have all...
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