Archives for October 2012

Two Years of Unschooling

I love Halloween– and this Halloween is special, because we’ll be celebrating two years of learning at home. Becoming a home learning family was unplanned and unexpected; a decision we made only after sending our son off to first grade and then realizing that it just was not a good fit for him– or for […]

It’s Not-Back-To-School-Time Again

It’s September, which means it’s time to not-go-back-to-school. It sounds like a non-event, and in many ways, it is. September looks pretty much the same as August in our house. On the other hand, it’s hard to tune out the back to school sales, the fall program guides, the general flurries of haircuts and shopping […]