Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Why Assigning Books or Reading Time is a Bad Idea
This post was originally shared on Patreon back in October. I can't emphasize enough how big a difference my monthly Patreon income, sm...
Thursday, January 4, 2018
My Favourite Novels of 2017
I think it’s fair to say 2017 has been a difficult year for a lot of us, both on the world stage and in our personal lives. And for me, no m...
Monday, November 20, 2017
Passion Doesn't Require Purpose
This post was originally published on Patreon , a crowdfunding platform that allows supporters to pledge a monthly amount of their choosing...
Monday, October 30, 2017
What I Learn: Unschooling as an Adult
I talk a lot about learning in a general sense, but sometimes people want to know a bit more about my learning, my experience as an adult un...
Thursday, August 31, 2017
Why Not Leave Education to the Experts?
My mother used to get asked, sometimes, if she was a teacher. Considering my sister and I weren’t going to school, the assumption ran that s...
Monday, July 31, 2017
In Defense of "Screens"
One of the most controversial topics I ever touch on is the issue of “screens.” There are a lot of strong feelings on the topic, but it prob...
Saturday, July 1, 2017
There’s an image I see going around Facebook a lot lately. Titled “Summer Rules,” it sets a long list of requirements that must be met befor...
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Regulating Unschooling? Only If There's No Testing Involved
As unschooling in particular and homeschooling in general become ever more widespread, the rumblings of unease from everyone not unschooling...
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