Monthly Archives: January 2016

Education Options for Children Ages 3-5 years

By the time a child reaches the preschool age of three to five, they have changed in so many ways. Many children are ready to expand their world outside of home and interact more with peers, teachers and other parents. … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life of an Unschooling Family

How does an unschooler change a light bulb? This scenario gives you a picture of what a typical unschooling day looks like: Mom gets up to get a coffee and complains about the kitchen being dark and asks a child … Continue reading

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Real World Math

One of my young adult children posed the following question: “When I’m reading my credit card statements, do positive numbers represent money that I have, or money that I owe?” Then I realized that in finances, a negative number indicates … Continue reading

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