Bringing Up The Parents

Bringing Up The Parents

For a long time I was in a warm comfort zone regarding my kids and their lack of interest in technology or television. I am from the camp that do not see any ‘real’ value in technology for young kids – believing firmly that kids need to be immersed in nature and other ‘real’ things rather than early exposure to any forms of technology. I knew that at some point they will ‘discover’ it and then I will have to respect it but I did not actively encourage it. It was rather easy for us as parents because we are not very into television and computers.

Unschooling as a Journey of Self Discovery

Unschooling as a Journey of Self Discovery

Unschooling, a foreign concept. A word synonymous with “terminal disease” … at least that’s what you would think from the reactions I get when I tell people I’m an independent learner. “You’re what? You’re unschooled? Good god, are you mentally diseased? Socially...