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.  

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Goodbye 2012 , Hello 2013! Here’s to an Uplifting and Uncomfortable New Year!

I have a heart full of gratitude for those who have helped make 2012 such a wonderful year. Thank you. I have a son who is always reminding me to get out of my comfort zone and keep growing. I have friends and family, near and far,  who support me when I take baby steps to … Read more Goodbye 2012 , Hello 2013! Here’s to an Uplifting and Uncomfortable New Year!

Introducing Interviews with Parents of Thiel Fellows

Introducing interviews with parents of Thiel Fellows at www.lisanalbone.com

Since Dale received the Thiel Fellowship,  as a parent of a Thiel Fellow, I’ve gotten questions about our parenting journey such as:  How did we help him get involved? How did we make him self-motivated? What do you do with self-motivated kids? How do you help a kid that is smart beyond you and gifted? … Read more Introducing Interviews with Parents of Thiel Fellows

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.

S is for Share.

Part of the ABC’s of Learning Beyond School Series. Brought to you by the Letter S. Share? Share what you learn, share what you play. Share what you read, make or explore any day. Share your enthusiasm, wonder and zest. Share your doubts and fears when you don’t feel your best. Share your gifts and … Read more S is for Share.