Self-Directed Learning with Blake Boles

Self-Directed Learning with Blake Boles

Self-directed learning is an approach to education that allows students to choose what and how they learn. Similar to unschooling or interest-led learning, it is a powerful method for real learning that is especially helpful for kids who are non-traditional learners...
Fostering Internal Motivation to Learn

Fostering Internal Motivation to Learn

Over my nearly three decades of parenting and educating kids with dyslexia and ADHD I have learned that if we can foster a child’s sense of internal motivation, home education is way easier and more enjoyable for everyone. But how do we foster internal...
Narration: An Introduction to Composition

Narration: An Introduction to Composition

Charlotte Mason, an English educator from the late 19th and early 20th centuries, left an enduring legacy in the field of education with her innovative and holistic approach. One of the key components of her philosophy is narration, a powerful technique for teaching...

Myths About ADHD

It’s important to recognize these myths to better understand and support individuals with ADHD. Here are some common myths: Myth: ADHD is not a real disorder. Fact: ADHD is a recognized and well-documented neurodevelopmental disorder. It is backed by scientific...