Z is for Zzzzzzz

Part of the ABC’s of Learning Beyond School Series. Brought to You by the Letter Z. ZZZzzzzz. Zzzz when you must , Zzzz when you can, Zzzz on a schedule or nap with no plan. Zzzz to keep up your zest and keep up your zeal, Zzzz  to  help you remember and help you heal. … Read more Z is for Zzzzzzz

Y is for Yell Yes!

Part of the ABC’s of Learning Beyond School Series. Brought to You  by the Letter Y. Yell Yes? Yes! When invitations, opportunities, new eXperiences come your way, yell,  “Yes, I’ll try that.  Yes, I’m  in.” When challenges, obstacles, bumps,  or frustrations come along to make things hard, yell,  “Yes, I can deal  with this. I … Read more Y is for Yell Yes!

X is for eXperience!

Part of the ABC’s of LearningBeyond School Series. Brought to you by the letter X. eXperience. “Learning is experience. Everything else is just information.” Albert Einstein eXperience what you are learning, whenever you can. eXperience to eXpand your thinking and your limits. eXperience and eXplore new cities, countries,  the world. eXamine the eXperiences and eXplanations … Read more X is for eXperience!

W is for Write.

Part of the ABC’s of Learning Beyond School Series. Brought to You by the Letter W. Write. Write everyday, write in some way. Write while you work, write while you play. Write a love note, a blog, instructions, a book. Write to think and reflect, to take a deeper look. Write about what you’re learning … Read more W is for Write.

V is for Volunteer!

Part of the ABC’s of Learning Beyond School Series. Brought to You by the Letter V. Volunteer. Volunteer and you’ll learn in so many ways. Volunteer once, or for years, or just a few days. Volunteer when you’re happy, volunteer when you’re sad. Volunteer even with little time to be had. Volunteer for a cause … Read more V is for Volunteer!

U is for Unite.

Part of the ABC’s of Learning Beyond School Series. Brought to You by the Letter U. Unite. Unite with and bring together friends and fellow self-directed learners. Unite with your networks and neighbors Unite with ukulele enthusiasts ( I had to include uke. I’m a uke convert!) Unite with others ready to make, do and … Read more U is for Unite.

T is for Trust.

Part of the ABC’s of Learning Beyond School Series. Brought to You by the Letter T.  Trust.    Trust yourself. Trust and listen to your intuition, that inner voice, your gut. Even when it’s hard because most people disagree.  Trust your children. Trust in their ability to grow,  to learn, to know themselves and their … Read more T is for Trust.