Lifelong Learning Puzzles

Life gives us lots of choices and challenges for learning.

Puzzles.

Life gives us lots of choices and challenges for learning.

Puzzles.

But they aren’t the kind of puzzles that come packaged in a box with all the pieces you need ready and waiting to be fitted together.   Continue reading “Lifelong Learning Puzzles”

Book Review: Slow Homeschooling by Milva MacDonald

 

 

Slow Homeschooling:Essays About Mindful Homeschooling

This is a small but mighty book.  Just 64 pages, it contains a powerful collection of 23 essays that touch upon a range of issues that parents grapple with as they explore the decision about homeschooling, and more issues that arise once they start on their homeschooling journey.

Take a look at the table of contents:    Continue reading “Book Review: Slow Homeschooling by Milva MacDonald”

Book Review:UnSchoolers by Sophia Sayigh and Milva MacDonald

Did you ever wonder, what do unschoolers really do all day?

Now there’s a novel to give you a glimpse into the complex and wonderful world of unschooling.

I was excited when on of the authors of UnSchoolers reached out to me and asked if I would consider reviewing UnSchoolers.

The first thing I wanted to know was, who are the authors?

Two moms who unschooled their kids.   Continue reading “Book Review:UnSchoolers by Sophia Sayigh and Milva MacDonald”

What’s the Secret to Supporting Self-directed Learners?

 

If you’re a parent who wasn’t homeschooled, you probably find yourself wondering,

“How can I help my child be a self-directed learner when that’s not how I learned?”            Continue reading “What’s the Secret to Supporting Self-directed Learners?”