Category: Homeschooling

Finding the Time to Homeschool

By , May 30, 2015

Even though Aly recently left college (see Aly Graduates!) I still think a lot about homeschooling, unschooling in particular. A while back I wrote a rather long piece about finding time to homeschool, a major concern for many parents considering taking a more active role in their child’s education. It offers a simple test to see how much time you really need to match most public education.

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Aly Graduates!

By , April 10, 2015

In the midst of all the activity surrounding the power system and other doings around here, a very significant family event occurred: Aly graduated from college!

In keeping with her unschooling secondary education (see Unchooling: Self-Directed Learning on the Homestead) she accelerated her curriculum and finished a quarter early, in a true quarter system, meaning that she finished in 2/3 of a standard school year. She completed her studies for her Bachelors Degree March 17th. Continue reading 'Aly Graduates!'»

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