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Books I Read in November 2014

• To Kill a Mockingbird, by Harper Lee — I thought this book was very well-written. Given the subject matter, it could easily have become sentimental, but didn’t. 809 more words


Reflecting on John Holt's "What Do I Do Monday?"

I finally finished the first book in my four book goal set for the fall….I’m a slow reader and this one took me a particularly long while to chew through. 300 more words


Jimmy Cliff: Crossing Many Rivers To Peace Ambassador

The influence of Jimmy Cliff’s music in Africa was experienced in the in early sixties, even though the seed of reggae was taken from Africa to the Caribbean. 360 more words


Homeschooling: It Began With John Holt; a Personal Story

Way back in the late 70s, I got married, and my thoughts turned to the education of my future children. I read John Holt and A.S. 937 more words

House Family

Friday night the sports documentary House Family premieres on CPTV at 8p.m.

WFSB’s John Holt spent a year following the New Haven Hillhouse girls basketball team as the team sought its 4th consecutive state championship. 111 more words


We Learn By Doing

“We learn to do something by doing it. There is no other way.” – John Holt

Live below your means so you can live your dreams.
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Yet another sophisticated set from Adele Harley

When looking at the cover sleeve of British-born singer and songwriter Adele Harley’s second album Timeless it doesn’t tell you anything about its content. The sleeve is suitable for almost any genre. 113 more words