Homeschooling Why and How

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Questions for you about Homeschooling: Why and How

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Here are my questions for you about Homeschooling:  Why and How:   have you read my book and if so, did you buy it or get it from a library?  and how did you hear about my book? I ask because … Continue reading

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How to Homeschool

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I can’t really do justice to this question in a few words as it took 50 pages of my book, Homeschooling:  Why and How,  to do that (not counting maxims, resources, and some favorite quotes).  But in a nutshell:  you … Continue reading

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Homeschooling Questions and Answers

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Thank you for your questions on homeschooling and I will try to answer each, starting with what seems most urgent.  You can also email me via my website contact page. Desiree was concerned she was “doing it all wrong.”  Believe … Continue reading

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College for Homeschoolers: Udacity Courses

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 College for Homeschoolers:  Udacity Courses I saw this on a TV show the other day — a Stanford University professor started putting his lectures on-line for anyone to see/listen to.  He ended up with many of his enrolled and paying … Continue reading

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More Rave Reviews of Homeschooling: Why and How

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It is these rave reviews, many unsolicited, of Homeschooling:  Why and How that make my day!  I wrote the book to help other families with the school/homeschool dilemma and knowing I am helping is almost as good as my own … Continue reading

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West River Academy promotes Homeschooling: Why and How

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West River Academy has listed Homeschooling: Why and How first on their resource page. Here is what the director, Peggy Webb, had to say: Homeschooling: Why and How – by Gail Nagasako,  endorsed by John Taylor Gatto, who wrote that … Continue reading

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More Praise for Homeschooling: Why and How

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  This praise just came in from a mom on Homeschooling:  Why and How: ” I am reading your book for the second time and I am so grateful to have this resource to support us. It has totally changed … Continue reading

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Learning that Works

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The Time Magazine article titled “Learning that Works” is about vocational training which dropped out of favor 40 years ago but is now getting attention.  It might just as easily be an article about what we in the homeschooling community … Continue reading

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Trailer for film comparing school and unschooling

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This trailer for Class Dismissed does an excellent job of presenting what unschooling or natural learning is all about and how it works.  Click here to view it.

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Homeschooling, unschooling and school

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Excellent description of learning, schooling and unschooling. What is Unschooling? by Earl Stevens “What we want to see is the child in pursuit of knowledge, not knowledge in pursuit of the child.” – George Bernard Shaw It is very satisfying … Continue reading

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