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Budding Branches: (Week 2)

This week has been so full and educational. Not only for my itty bitties, but for their mama as well. For someone who has been in the homeschooling business for 6 years, it embarrasses me to say that I’m just NOW learning some things that I have never fully grasped before. 693 more words

Family Life

End of School Year Deluge of Work

Each June, I know it’s coming.

At the end of each school year piles and piles of work get sent home. Folders. Paperclips. Cute stuff. Stupid stuff (why did  you send this home, o’ teacher, WHY?!?!). 536 more words

Teach

Why teach?...

Often I think as educators we get so caught up in the chaos of every day – marking, meetings, lesson plans, reports, taking the roll, uniform checks, etc etc. 326 more words

Thoughts

Our Children are Creative by Nature

Children have a natural curiosity and creativity- and express it freely when young. They are able to learn new things rapidly, becoming proficient at communicating in their native language in their first five years. 389 more words

Creative By Nature

The Real Agenda of "So-Called" Education Reform

 “What if I told you that the hidden agenda of those controlling public education policy has actually been… to snuff out young people’s natural creativity, curiosity, independence, freedom of thinking and love of learning?”

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Learner-centered Education

Our 2nd Graders Visit Casitas Pass Farm!

Written by 2nd Grade parent, Kolmi Majumdar

Our hosts, Warren and Cyndi, led the children over a magical swinging bridge across a ravine into the farm – we all proclaimed our chosen animal names to the canyon in greeting!   154 more words