What is Unschooling?: Living and Learning without School
Children are born curious, creative, and wired to learn—and wevalue those traits in adults! Still, as our children grow up, weoften insist they change to fit into the education system, wherecuriosity is replaced by curricula, creativity by conformity, andlearning by memorizing.But if you’d rather nurture your children’s curiosity,creativity, and love of learning, let me introduce you to the worldof unschooling.In this short book, we’ll explore some of the common questionspeople have when they first hear about unschooling:What is unschooling?How will my child learn?Without a curriculum, what will they learn?How do I know they’re learning?Will unschooling work for my child?But what if my child already has trouble at school?What is deschooling?How do I get started?Life in the real world is much bigger and more exciting than aschool can contain within its four walls. If you're ready toembrace life and eager to share its wonder with your children,unschooling might be for you!