True dat.

Happiness is when you realise your kids are turning out to be really good people :)

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Quotes to inspire a love of nature and play

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For the Last Time Forced Association is Not Socialization

But I often stop right after I roll out of my bed in my warm pajamas to stare out the window at the students outside in the cold, dark morning, getting on the bus at the bus stop right in front of my house. I pity them for a moment. Then I go down stairs and make some coffee. Still in my pajamas of course.

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Everyone can succeed.

I have a Learning disability that causes me to learn academics four years slower then my age. This does not mean I never learn, it just means that we need to work a little more & take a little longer to learn. But I promise can & will make it.

Embrace individual learning paces in the home and classroom; it will allow children to learn from each other.

Children learn best at their own pace. Some kids have are fast paced and others are more leisurely paced. Each style offers it's own delights.


10 things nobody tells you about homeschooling Dont question your ability to teach your child. Question putting your child into the same system that left you feeling incapable of teaching your child.

"When people memorize something without truly understanding it, they haven’t really learned it. When a skill is mastered in the context of an interest and need experienced in the real world, it is truly learned." from Beyond School: Living As If School Doesn't Exist

Countries, times tables, etc. Children are naturally curious. Expose them, get them interested, and their wonderful memories will do the rest.