unschooling – School Sucks Project http://schoolsucksproject.com self-knowledge, self-education, self-mastery Fri, 25 May 2018 14:37:59 +0000 en-US hourly 1 self-knowledge, self-education, self-mastery unschooling – School Sucks Project self-knowledge, self-education, self-mastery unschooling – School Sucks Project http://schoolsucksproject.com/wp-content/plugins/powerpress/rss_default.jpg http://schoolsucksproject.com 143228067 The Relationship Benefits of Unschooling – With Pam Laricchia [PODCAST #557] http://schoolsucksproject.com/the-relationship-benefits-of-unschooling-pam-laricchia/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/the-relationship-benefits-of-unschooling-pam-laricchia/#respond Fri, 13 Apr 2018 15:43:51 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=7481 I'm pleased to present one of our finest productions on the topic of unschooling. An important thread running through this conversation: the benefits of unschooling in terms of relationship with self, with family and with people in the community. Pam Laricchia is the creator of the blog livingjoyfully.ca - an amazing, well-organized resource for people ...

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http://schoolsucksproject.com/the-relationship-benefits-of-unschooling-pam-laricchia/feed/ 0 I'm pleased to present one of our finest productions on the topic of unschooling. An important thread running through this conversation: the benefits of unschooling in terms of relationship with self, with family and with people in the community. I'm pleased to present one of our finest productions on the topic of unschooling. An important thread running through this conversation: the benefits of unschooling in terms of relationship with self, with family and with people in the community. Pam Laricchia is the creator of the blog livingjoyfully.ca - an amazing, well-organized resource for people ... unschooling – School Sucks Project 1:02:13 7481
[PODCAST] #551: What It Means To Be Educated – Blake Boles (Part 2) http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-551-blake-boles-part-2-what-it-means-to-be-educated/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-551-blake-boles-part-2-what-it-means-to-be-educated/#respond Sun, 25 Mar 2018 12:53:25 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=7389 Part Two of Two Today's show is intended as a resource for listeners looking to share the ideas of alternative education and self directed learning with their friends and family, or with anyone wants to learn more about these subjects. Blake Boles builds exciting alternatives to traditional school for self-directed young people. He runs the ...

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[PODCAST] #550: Unschool Adventures – Blake Boles (Part 1) http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-550-blake-boles-part-1-unschool-adventures/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-550-blake-boles-part-1-unschool-adventures/#respond Tue, 20 Mar 2018 21:24:53 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=7379 Blake Boles works to create alternatives to traditional school for self-directed young people. He directs the company Unschool Adventures and is the author of The Art of Self-Directed Learning, Better Than College, and College Without High School. Part One of Two This show is an introduction to the life and work of Blake Boles, and ...

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http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-550-blake-boles-part-1-unschool-adventures/feed/ 0 Blake Boles works to create alternatives to traditional school for self-directed young people. He directs the company Unschool Adventures and is the author of The Art of Self-Directed Learning, Better Than College, and College Without High School. Blake Boles works to create alternatives to traditional school for self-directed young people. He directs the company Unschool Adventures and is the author of The Art of Self-Directed Learning, Better Than College, and College Without High School. Part One of Two This show is an introduction to the life and work of Blake Boles, and ... unschooling – School Sucks Project 52:42 7379
[PODCAST] #544: Peter Gray (Part Three) – A Future of Self-Directed Education http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-544-peter-gray-part-three-future-self-directed-education/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-544-peter-gray-part-three-future-self-directed-education/#respond Fri, 16 Feb 2018 17:33:17 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=7286 Part Three of Three My marathon conversation with Peter Gray concludes with an exploration of Peter's vision for the future. It's a bold vision, but he describes the observations that led him to believe it will become a reality for more and more children and families in the coming years. The future is self-directed education. ...

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[PODCAST] #543: Peter Gray (Part Two) – School’s Impact On Creativity and Critical Thinking http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-543-peter-gray-part-two-schools-impact-creativity-critical-thinking/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-543-peter-gray-part-two-schools-impact-creativity-critical-thinking/#respond Wed, 14 Feb 2018 13:28:52 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=7280 Part Two of Three Continuing our conversation on self-directed education, Peter and I discuss creativity and critical thinking - two skills we agree are left underdeveloped (or even damaged) by public school and college. This track leads us into a more general conversation about current college problems, including the anti-intellectual and anti-critical thinking trends of ...

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http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-543-peter-gray-part-two-schools-impact-creativity-critical-thinking/feed/ 0 Part Two of Three Continuing our conversation on self-directed education, Peter and I discuss creativity and critical thinking - two skills we agree are left underdeveloped (or even damaged) by public school and college. Part Two of Three Continuing our conversation on self-directed education, Peter and I discuss creativity and critical thinking - two skills we agree are left underdeveloped (or even damaged) by public school and college. This track leads us into a more general conversation about current college problems, including the anti-intellectual and anti-critical thinking trends of ... unschooling – School Sucks Project 59:38 7280
[PODCAST] #542: Peter Gray (Part One) – Foundations of Self-Directed Education http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-542-peter-gray-part-one-foundations-self-directed-education/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-542-peter-gray-part-one-foundations-self-directed-education/#respond Mon, 12 Feb 2018 12:59:45 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=7275 Part One of Three Dr. Peter Gray is a research professor of psychology at Boston College, and author of Free to Learn: Why Unleashing the Instinct to Play Will Make Our Children Happier, More Self-Reliant, and Better Students for Life. Peter serves on the Organizing team for the Alliance For Self-Directed-Education. He also runs a ...

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[PODCAST] #539: School Is A Choice – A Conversation With A Real Public School Teacher http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-539-school-choice-conversation-real-public-school-teacher/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-539-school-choice-conversation-real-public-school-teacher/#respond Sat, 20 Jan 2018 00:04:00 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=7248 Special occasion! Brian Huskie is a public school teacher in New York. He joins me to discuss his discoveries about public school over ten years of teaching, his process of coming to terms with those discoveries, and the solutions he is working to develop. Brian founded a self-directed learning program called Huskie's Heros that we'll ...

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[PODCAST] #536: Raising Adults – Why Two Knoxville Radio Hosts Chose Home-Education http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-536-raising-adults-two-knoxville-radio-hosts-chose-home-education/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-536-raising-adults-two-knoxville-radio-hosts-chose-home-education/#respond Wed, 03 Jan 2018 22:23:48 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=7229 (#SchoolSucksAcrossAmerica - DAY THIRTY-SEVEN - NOV 20 - Knoxville, TN) Huge thanks to Keri for organizing (on very short notice) and participating in this event. Sherry and Daniel run the popular Speaking Freely talk show on WETR in Knoxville. They join me to discuss some of the lessons they learned in school and how they ...

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[PODCAST] #534: Cut Your Own Path (With Michael, Kristin and Elle) http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-534-cut-path-michael-kristin-elle/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-534-cut-path-michael-kristin-elle/#respond Tue, 26 Dec 2017 22:05:31 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=7213 (#SchoolSucksAcrossAmerica - DAY THIRTY-TWO - NOV 15 - Outside Albuquerque, NM) Kristin and Michael are a young couple raising their eight-year-old daughter Elle in the enchanted land of New Mexico. The first three days of travel from Los Angeles were somewhat tiring and stressful, but when Nick and I arrived at their home my mood ...

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[SUPPLEMENTAL] #529: Brett and Tom Woods Discuss School Sucks Across America http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-529-brett-tom-woods-discuss-school-sucks-across-america/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-529-brett-tom-woods-discuss-school-sucks-across-america/#respond Sat, 09 Dec 2017 16:17:40 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=7189 Supplemental Show - This is a re-post of my recent appearance on the Tom Woods show. From Tom.Woods.com Brett Veinotte of the School Sucks Project just returned from a 40-day cross-country trip, where he held meetings and events highlighting alternative approaches to education. He joins me today to discuss what he found. View all shows ...

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[PODCAST] #528: A Roundtable of Hot Topics! In Denver http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-528-roundtable-hot-topics-denver/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-528-roundtable-hot-topics-denver/#respond Tue, 05 Dec 2017 00:36:41 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=7165 (#SchoolSucksAcrossAmerica - DAY EIGHTEEN - NOV 1 - DENVER, CO) Denver was one of the biggest gatherings of the tour, with many attendees who were unfamiliar School Sucks Project. After I introduced myself and my work, we got comfortable with each other pretty quickly and delved into a fast-paced group discussion covering a variety of ...

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[PODCAST] #527: How Our Three-Year-Old Helped Transform Our Political and Parenting Philosophies http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-527-three-year-old-helped-transform-political-parenting-philosophies/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-527-three-year-old-helped-transform-political-parenting-philosophies/#respond Thu, 30 Nov 2017 18:51:39 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=7070 (#SchoolSucksAcrossAmerica - DAY SIXTEEN - OCT 30 - WICHITA, KS) Jerrod and Shawna join me at the end of a very eventful day in Kansas to discuss their evolution as parents/thinkers/doers, and how their first child provided a push in the right direction. We also talk about Shawna's public school teaching experience, how children reveal ...

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[PODCAST] #504: Unenclosed Children and Self-Directed Learning – With Kerry McDonald http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-504-unenclosed-children-self-directed-learning-kerry-mcdonald/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-504-unenclosed-children-self-directed-learning-kerry-mcdonald/#respond Wed, 19 Jul 2017 12:38:58 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=6830 Kerry McDonald holds an M.Ed. from Harvard University, where she studied education administration, planning, and social policy. She is a writer for Natural Mother Magazine, the Foundation for Economic Education, and Intellectual Takeout. She is a founding member of AlternativesToSchool.com, and a member of the Board of Directors of the Alliance for Self-Directed Education. Her ...

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http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-504-unenclosed-children-self-directed-learning-kerry-mcdonald/feed/ 0 Kerry McDonald holds an M.Ed. from Harvard University, where she studied education administration, planning, and social policy. She is a writer for Natural Mother Magazine, the Foundation for Economic Education, and Intellectual Takeout. Kerry McDonald holds an M.Ed. from Harvard University, where she studied education administration, planning, and social policy. She is a writer for Natural Mother Magazine, the Foundation for Economic Education, and Intellectual Takeout. She is a founding member of AlternativesToSchool.com, and a member of the Board of Directors of the Alliance for Self-Directed Education. Her ... unschooling – School Sucks Project 1:06:50 6830
[PODCAST] #473: Passion-Driven Education (With Connor Boyack) http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-473-connorboyack/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-473-connorboyack/#respond Tue, 31 Jan 2017 21:11:41 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=6554 Connor Boyack is a home-educating parent and the founder of the Libertas Institute. He joins me today to discuss his book Passion-Driven Education, which is definitely a nice companion piece for the School Sucks Podcast. Discussed: -Tell me your public school origin story... -school is a tool for social transformation -Structure, "assessment" and protection in ...

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http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-473-connorboyack/feed/ 0 Connor Boyack is a home-educating parent and the founder of the Libertas Institute. He joins me today to discuss his book Passion-Driven Education, which is definitely a nice companion piece for the School Sucks Podcast. Connor Boyack is a home-educating parent and the founder of the Libertas Institute. He joins me today to discuss his book Passion-Driven Education, which is definitely a nice companion piece for the School Sucks Podcast. Discussed: -Tell me your public school origin story... -school is a tool for social transformation -Structure, "assessment" and protection in ... unschooling – School Sucks Project 51:10 6554
School Versus Education? http://schoolsucksproject.com/schoolveducation/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/schoolveducation/#respond Tue, 11 Oct 2016 16:02:04 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=6361 WOODS: Your podcast – what category is it in in iTunes? Do they have an education category? VEINOTTE: Oh, yeah. There’s actually quite a bit of competition in the education category, because anything that’s like foreign-language instruction or how-to, gets thrown into the education category. I will say, though, that we are the only show ...

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[VIDEO] #414: The Principles of Learning Anything – Part 4 – Doubt Everybody http://schoolsucksproject.com/video-414-the-principles-of-learning-anything-part-4-doubt-everybody/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/video-414-the-principles-of-learning-anything-part-4-doubt-everybody/#comments Fri, 26 Feb 2016 03:29:30 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=5681 Part 1 Part 2 February's Theme: A New Perspective On Self-Education For this entire month I will be joined by Steve Patterson, a home-educated and self-taught Rationalist philosopher, to explore five key principles of learning that are translatable to just about any pursuit. Principle #4: Doubt Everybody (Skepticism) Though it sounds rude, I suggest assuming ...

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[PODCAST] #414: The Principles of Learning Anything – Part 4 – Doubt Everybody http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-414/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-414/#respond Fri, 26 Feb 2016 03:28:30 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=5679 February's Theme: A New Perspective On Self-Education For this entire month I will be joined by Steve Patterson, a home-educated and self-taught Rationalist philosopher, to explore five key principles of learning that are translatable to just about any pursuit. Principle #4: Doubt Everybody (Skepticism) Though it sounds rude, I suggest assuming that most people don’t ...

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http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-414/feed/ 0 February's Theme: A New Perspective On Self-Education For this entire month I will be joined by Steve Patterson, a home-educated and self-taught Rationalist philosopher, to explore five key principles of learning that are translatable to just about any... February's Theme: A New Perspective On Self-Education For this entire month I will be joined by Steve Patterson, a home-educated and self-taught Rationalist philosopher, to explore five key principles of learning that are translatable to just about any pursuit. Principle #4: Doubt Everybody (Skepticism) Though it sounds rude, I suggest assuming that most people don’t ... unschooling – School Sucks Project 1:20:28 5679
[CHRISTMAS BONUS] #390: Dropping Out, Home Education, Pop-Culture & Role Models (Brett On Red Ice Radio) http://schoolsucksproject.com/dropping-out-home-education-pop-culture-and-role-models-more-of-brett-on-red-ice-radio/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/dropping-out-home-education-pop-culture-and-role-models-more-of-brett-on-red-ice-radio/#comments Fri, 25 Dec 2015 01:21:36 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=4455 This is hour two of my recent conversation with Henrik Palmgren of Red Ice Radio. Our discussion includes my answers to the following questions: -Your view on dropping out of school. (Plenty of successful people have dropped out of school vs. those who end up in life long debt to get an “education” that in ...

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http://schoolsucksproject.com/dropping-out-home-education-pop-culture-and-role-models-more-of-brett-on-red-ice-radio/feed/ 1 This is hour two of my recent conversation with Henrik Palmgren of Red Ice Radio. Our discussion includes my answers to the following questions: -Your view on dropping out of school. (Plenty of successful people have dropped out of school vs. This is hour two of my recent conversation with Henrik Palmgren of Red Ice Radio. Our discussion includes my answers to the following questions: -Your view on dropping out of school. (Plenty of successful people have dropped out of school vs. those who end up in life long debt to get an “education” that in ... unschooling – School Sucks Project 1:05:02 4455
[PODCAST] #379d: John Bush – Peaceful Parenting, Productivity and Purpose (LibertyFest NYC) http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-379d-john-bush-peaceful-parenting-productivity-and-purpose-libertyfest-nyc/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-379d-john-bush-peaceful-parenting-productivity-and-purpose-libertyfest-nyc/#respond Fri, 30 Oct 2015 15:47:12 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=5409 Recorded at Liberty Fest 2015 in Brooklyn, NY. Activist John Bush returns to update us on his family's journey. We discuss their new venture - Brave New Books - along with resilience, parenting challenges, confronting our own parents, how to get things done, and why to get things done. Look Closer: Brave New Books - ...

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[SUPPLEMENTAL] #372: Real Learning vs. Getting Schooled – with Kevin Geary and Darrell Becker http://schoolsucksproject.com/supplemental-372-real-learning-vs-getting-schooled-with-kevin-geary-and-darrell-becker/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/supplemental-372-real-learning-vs-getting-schooled-with-kevin-geary-and-darrell-becker/#respond Sun, 06 Sep 2015 18:12:06 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=5322 From Kevin Gerary's site RebootYourKids.com: Brett Veinotte (School Sucks Project) and Darrell Becker (Voluntary Visions) join me for a special episode of the Powerful Parenting Podcast. It’s a discussion about the differences between schooling and education. It’s a long one, but I encourage you to find a way to listen, whether it’s blocking out a ...

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[PODCAST] #351b: Twelve Arguments For Home Education (2 of 2) http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-351b-twelve-arguments-for-home-education-2-of-2/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-351b-twelve-arguments-for-home-education-2-of-2/#comments Sat, 23 May 2015 14:10:04 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=5070 Jeff Till (fivehundredyears.org) is a business owner, School Sucks listener, and home-educating parent. He recently added a well-researched, concise and easily sharable entry to his blog called "A Complete Case for Home Education (54 Arguments)." He joins me today to discuss the following arguments: 7. The argument against peer pressure Conformity training leads to students ...

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http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-351b-twelve-arguments-for-home-education-2-of-2/feed/ 1 Jeff Till (fivehundredyears.org) is a business owner, School Sucks listener, and home-educating parent. He recently added a well-researched, concise and easily sharable entry to his blog called "A Complete Case for Home Education (54 Arguments). Jeff Till (fivehundredyears.org) is a business owner, School Sucks listener, and home-educating parent. He recently added a well-researched, concise and easily sharable entry to his blog called "A Complete Case for Home Education (54 Arguments)." He joins me today to discuss the following arguments: 7. The argument against peer pressure Conformity training leads to students ... unschooling – School Sucks Project 1:22:56 5070
[VIDEO] Why Home Education? – School Hurts Families http://schoolsucksproject.com/video-why-home-education-school-hurts-families/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/video-why-home-education-school-hurts-families/#comments Fri, 22 May 2015 21:03:20 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=5067 When kids go to school they are separated from their families for seven or eight hours per day, five days per week. Some kids go to a latchkey type program and might be gone for eleven hours per day! Most people know many families who need to race through every day, left with the scraps ...

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[VIDEO] Why Home Education? – Free Play and Real Trust http://schoolsucksproject.com/video-why-home-education-free-play-and-real-trust/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/video-why-home-education-free-play-and-real-trust/#respond Wed, 20 May 2015 17:37:45 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=5057 The argument for free play Free play is when children, without external restrictions or guidance, design their own activities and modes of play. It can be wonderful in developing independence, creativity, negotiating skills, interpersonal skills, and fun. School kids live under constant direction and surveillance. Their only opportunity for free play during school are the ...

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[PODCAST] #351a: Twelve Arguments For Home Education (1 of 2) http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-351a-twelve-arguments-for-home-education-1-of-2/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-351a-twelve-arguments-for-home-education-1-of-2/#comments Wed, 20 May 2015 15:36:06 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=5048 Jeff Till (fivehundredyears.org) is a business owner, School Sucks listener, and home-educating parent. He recently added a well-researched, concise and easily sharable entry to his blog called "A Complete Case for Home Education (54 Arguments)." He joins me today to discuss the following arguments: 1. The argument for happiness and for empathy School makes many ...

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[BLOG – HOME EDUCATION] Teaching Writing http://schoolsucksproject.com/blog-home-education-teaching-writing/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/blog-home-education-teaching-writing/#respond Thu, 19 Feb 2015 18:39:28 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=4819 Every child is different and you need to find your groove with each one, but I thought I would share with you how I have been teaching encouraging writing with my kids. My oldest was, of course, the first to learn to write. We started when she was around four and a half years old, ...

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[BLOG – HOME EDUCATION ] Teaching Children to Read http://schoolsucksproject.com/home-education-blog-teaching-children-to-read/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/home-education-blog-teaching-children-to-read/#comments Sat, 07 Feb 2015 01:00:47 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=4784 How do we teach our kids to read? I am sure this is a common question among parents, and especially among homeschooling parents. I find this question a little redundant. We could just as easily ask, “how am I going to teach my baby to walk?” or, “how am I going to teach my child ...

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[PODCAST] #315b: American Compulsory Schooling – Alternatives and Escapes http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-315b-american-compulsory-schooling-alternatives-and-escapes/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-315b-american-compulsory-schooling-alternatives-and-escapes/#respond Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:21:07 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=4403 ALTERNATIVE ED, INTERVIEW Part 2 of 2 - This is my recent conversation with Joshua Sheats of the popular financial planning site RadicalPersonalFinance.com. Joshua is currently working through a series on education, and he invited me to discuss public school history, agendas, and solutions and alternatives. Our discussion includes: -alternatives to the government school system. ...

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Podcast #287 (Supplemental): Brett On Anarchast With Jeff Berwick http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-287-supplemental-brett-on-anarchast-with-jeff-berwick/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/podcast-287-supplemental-brett-on-anarchast-with-jeff-berwick/#respond Tue, 20 May 2014 19:16:28 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=4087 Published on May 19, 2014 Jeff Interviews Brett Veinotte of School Sucks Podcast, topics include: how the state came into being, a world without government, free market wisdom, Wikipedia as example, education, common core as centralized state control of education, zero tolerance in schools, unschooling, home education. School Sucks Podcast on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/SchoolSucksPodcast Khan Academy ...

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Podcast #263: The Libertarian Homeschooler – A Discussion With Ana Martin http://schoolsucksproject.com/263-the-libertarian-homeschooler-a-discussion-with-ana-martin/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/263-the-libertarian-homeschooler-a-discussion-with-ana-martin/#comments Mon, 10 Feb 2014 20:23:54 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=3834 Today I am joined by Ana Martin, who has built a Facebook following of over 40,000 people at The Libertarian Homeschooler. Discussion Outline: -Were you a homeschooler who found libertarian or vice versa? -What/who led to you to (whichever came first)? -Austrian economics -How does the philosophy of liberty inform your educational environment? -Have you ...

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208: Whole Parents – With Dayna Martin http://schoolsucksproject.com/208-whole-parents-with-dayna-martin/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/208-whole-parents-with-dayna-martin/#comments Mon, 15 Apr 2013 18:41:14 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=2531 A long-overdue conversation with Dayna Martin, author of Radical Unschooling: Topics: -Dayna discusses her family's recent appearance on the ABC reality show, Wife Swap -How do you prepare children for public scrutiny -The Life Rocks Conference -Outreach and advocacy in different situations -Tragic misconceptions about the role of a parent -Nonviolent Communication Look Closer: The ...

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http://schoolsucksproject.com/208-whole-parents-with-dayna-martin/feed/ 4 A long-overdue conversation with Dayna Martin, author of Radical Unschooling: Topics: -Dayna discusses her family's recent appearance on the ABC reality show, Wife Swap -How do you prepare children for public scrutiny -The Life Rocks Conference -Outrea... A long-overdue conversation with Dayna Martin, author of Radical Unschooling: Topics: -Dayna discusses her family's recent appearance on the ABC reality show, Wife Swap -How do you prepare children for public scrutiny -The Life Rocks Conference -Outreach and advocacy in different situations -Tragic misconceptions about the role of a parent -Nonviolent Communication Look Closer: The ... unschooling – School Sucks Project 1:07:20 2531
206: Learning Styles and Strategies – Control and Flexibility http://schoolsucksproject.com/206-learning-styles-and-strategies-control-and-flexibility/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/206-learning-styles-and-strategies-control-and-flexibility/#respond Fri, 05 Apr 2013 17:48:13 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=2511 Topic: Building on the previous conversation about learning theories, I cover the basics of learning styles and strategies, motivation, cognition, habits and environment. Also: -Self-Regulated Learning -The Index of Learning Styles Bumper Music: "Freedom" Wham Look Closer: Learning Styles: Appealing But Misleading - http://www.globalcognition.org/head-smart/learning-styles-appealing-misleading/ Paul Pintrich: Framework for self-regulated learning - http://www.globalcognition.org/head-smart/learning-about-learning-take-charge/ Overview of Learning ...

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http://schoolsucksproject.com/206-learning-styles-and-strategies-control-and-flexibility/feed/ 0 Topic: Building on the previous conversation about learning theories, I cover the basics of learning styles and strategies, motivation, cognition, habits and environment. Also: -Self-Regulated Learning -The Index of Learning Styles Bumper Music: "Freed... Topic: Building on the previous conversation about learning theories, I cover the basics of learning styles and strategies, motivation, cognition, habits and environment. Also: -Self-Regulated Learning -The Index of Learning Styles Bumper Music: "Freedom" Wham Look Closer: Learning Styles: Appealing But Misleading - http://www.globalcognition.org/head-smart/learning-styles-appealing-misleading/ Paul Pintrich: Framework for self-regulated learning - http://www.globalcognition.org/head-smart/learning-about-learning-take-charge/ Overview of Learning ... unschooling – School Sucks Project 1:01:24 2511
166 (Supplemental): Unreleased Live Show Potpourri http://schoolsucksproject.com/166-supplemental-unreleased-live-show-potpourri/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/166-supplemental-unreleased-live-show-potpourri/#respond Thu, 11 Oct 2012 04:40:22 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=1039 Picture: From school to self-education...and so much more The show is on hiatus until the end of the month. In the meantime, here is an unreleased live show from a couple months ago. Topics: -Cognitive Bias -Sidney Roc from Gaming and Liberty Podcast calls in to discuss behaviorism and gaming -Cory and I discuss the ...

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Full Video – #156: How Do I TEACH My Child? (A Listener Email) http://schoolsucksproject.com/full-video-156-how-do-i-teach-my-child-a-listener-email/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/full-video-156-how-do-i-teach-my-child-a-listener-email/#respond Thu, 09 Aug 2012 17:59:45 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=663 Topics: Cory and I discuss the difference between schooling and education. I read an email from a listener who plans to do home education, but like so many other parents he is uncertain about what to do. This is an excerpt from the 8-2-12 show After School (Sucks) Special. School Sucks is live on the ...

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156: How Do I TEACH My Child? (A Listener Email) http://schoolsucksproject.com/156-how-do-i-teach-my-child-a-listener-email/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/156-how-do-i-teach-my-child-a-listener-email/#respond Thu, 09 Aug 2012 03:26:55 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=1006 Topics: Cory and I discuss the difference between schooling and education. I read an email from a listener who plans to do home education, but like so many other parents he is uncertain about what to do. This is an excerpt from the 8-2-12 show After School (Sucks) Special. School Sucks is live on the ...

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149b (Porcfest Micro-Series): Brett Veinotte and Jake Desyllas – Surviving and Overcoming School http://schoolsucksproject.com/149b-porcfest-micro-series-brett-veinotte-and-jake-desyllas-surviving-and-overcoming-school/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/149b-porcfest-micro-series-brett-veinotte-and-jake-desyllas-surviving-and-overcoming-school/#respond Fri, 06 Jul 2012 23:42:44 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=957 Topics: At Porcfest, I talk for about 20 minutes on surviving government schooling experience, addressing the frequent question from parents: what should I do if I have to send my kid to public school? Jake Desyllas from The Voluntary Life Podcast then joins me to discuss overcoming our schooling, entrepreneurship and financial freedom. Look CLoser: ...

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119: Get Out of My Way; I’m Trying to Learn (2 of 2) http://schoolsucksproject.com/119-get-out-of-my-way-im-trying-to-learn-2-of-2/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/119-get-out-of-my-way-im-trying-to-learn-2-of-2/#respond Sun, 22 Jan 2012 04:22:44 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=851 Topic: As a follow-up to the last show, specifically my story about my student's Lego movie, I wanted to look a little closer at the constricting and numbing elements of institutionalized schooling. Also, how I once contributed to these wounds and how I try to correct them. Look Closer: How Does School Wound? Kirsten Olson ...

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118: Get Out of My Way; I’m Trying to Learn (1 of 2) http://schoolsucksproject.com/118-get-out-of-my-way-im-trying-to-learn-1-of-2/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/118-get-out-of-my-way-im-trying-to-learn-1-of-2/#respond Thu, 19 Jan 2012 04:19:04 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=849 Topic: As a follow-up to the last show, specifically my story about my student's Lego movie, I wanted to look a little closer at the constricting and numbing elements of institutionalized schooling. Also, how I once contributed to these wounds and how I try to correct them. Look Closer: How Does School Wound? Kirsten Olson ...

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117 (Supplemental): Brett On Porc Therapy With Stephanie Murphy http://schoolsucksproject.com/117-supplemental-brett-on-porc-therapy-with-stephanie-murphy/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/117-supplemental-brett-on-porc-therapy-with-stephanie-murphy/#respond Sun, 15 Jan 2012 04:15:00 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=846 Porc Therapy is a pro-freedom relationship talk show that takes a unique look at the question of how we can attain the most individual liberty possible, starting with our personal lives and relationships with others. On Porc Therapy, host Stephanie Murphy explores ways to apply voluntaryist or libertarian principles – for example, peace, honesty, respect ...

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101: Unschooling Liberty – The Halldorsons and the Unschool Bus http://schoolsucksproject.com/101-unschooling-liberty-the-halldorsons-and-the-unschool-bus/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/101-unschooling-liberty-the-halldorsons-and-the-unschool-bus/#respond Mon, 18 Jul 2011 02:40:51 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=811 Kelly Halldorson from unschoolbus.com joins me to discuss her family's unschooling awakening. Kelly and her husband Jeff are the parents of three unschooled teenagers. We also cover the reactions and judgements of others, the challenges, travels on the Unschool Bus and the successes of liberty-minded parenting. Correction: Northeast Unschooling Conference, not New England Unschooling Conference ...

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098: Porcfest Education Forum http://schoolsucksproject.com/098-porcfest-education-forum/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/098-porcfest-education-forum/#respond Mon, 27 Jun 2011 01:13:48 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=454 PICTURED (L to R): Brett Veinotte, Bob Murphy, Kelly Halldorson, Jenn Hewson, Eileen Landies From porcfest.com: This forum brings together Porcupines in the know about many areas of NH education. This will be an open discussion on educating your children in the free state. If you are concerned about state regulations, finding homeschool or unschool ...

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087 (Keys Installment #5): Unplugging and Activating – A Show For Parents http://schoolsucksproject.com/087-keys-installment-5-unplugging-and-activating-a-show-for-parents/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/087-keys-installment-5-unplugging-and-activating-a-show-for-parents/#respond Mon, 04 Apr 2011 00:34:06 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=426 Imagine a door to complete freedom, abounding opportunity and greater personal satisfaction... Public education is the lock. This is the fifth in a series of non-sequential shows about finding keys. Topic: Laurette Lynn of Unpluuggedmom.com joins me to discuss the challenges of home education and active parenting...and how to overcome them. "Unplugged" by Laurette Lynn ...

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082: John Holt – Instead of Education (Freedom Book Club Discussion Part 2 of 2) http://schoolsucksproject.com/082-john-holt-instead-of-education-freedom-book-club-discussion-part-2-of-2/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/082-john-holt-instead-of-education-freedom-book-club-discussion-part-2-of-2/#respond Tue, 01 Mar 2011 23:10:21 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=414 (Part 2 of 2) On February 26th 2011, I took part in a discussion about John Holt's book, Instead of Education. Other participants included Stefan Molyneux, Jake Desyllas, Luke David, Michael Demarco, Thomas Bell, Debbie Harbeson, Ivan Ivanov and Cheryl Hulseapple. Special thanks to Greg for setting up the conference on Skype. Bumper Music: "Crime ...

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044: The True Self Vs. the Fantasy Family http://schoolsucksproject.com/044-the-true-self-vs-the-fantasy-family/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/044-the-true-self-vs-the-fantasy-family/#comments Sun, 06 Jun 2010 20:24:46 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=331 (Kids Are Not Defective Part 2) Topic: After reflecting on the last show, I wanted to explore my family comments a bit more thoroughly. Why do adults jump so quickly to the defense of the authority figures in their lives? Why are so many people resistant to the idea that their childhoods were not exactly ...

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http://schoolsucksproject.com/044-the-true-self-vs-the-fantasy-family/feed/ 1 (Kids Are Not Defective Part 2) Topic: After reflecting on the last show, I wanted to explore my family comments a bit more thoroughly. Why do adults jump so quickly to the defense of the authority figures in their lives? (Kids Are Not Defective Part 2) Topic: After reflecting on the last show, I wanted to explore my family comments a bit more thoroughly. Why do adults jump so quickly to the defense of the authority figures in their lives? Why are so many people resistant to the idea that their childhoods were not exactly ... unschooling – School Sucks Project 40:56 331
040 Keys (Installment #3): Transition http://schoolsucksproject.com/040-keys-installment-3-transition/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/040-keys-installment-3-transition/#comments Sun, 02 May 2010 19:59:06 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=320 Picture: Pragmatists love charts. Charts that illustrate effects. So here's a chart showing how much government school sucks. It's also pretty representative of all 'services' provided at gunpoint, in terms of cost verses quality. Imagine a door to complete freedom, abounding opportunity and greater personal satisfaction... Public education is the lock. This is the third ...

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http://schoolsucksproject.com/040-keys-installment-3-transition/feed/ 1 Picture: Pragmatists love charts. Charts that illustrate effects. So here's a chart showing how much government school sucks. It's also pretty representative of all 'services' provided at gunpoint, in terms of cost verses quality. Picture: Pragmatists love charts. Charts that illustrate effects. So here's a chart showing how much government school sucks. It's also pretty representative of all 'services' provided at gunpoint, in terms of cost verses quality. Imagine a door to complete freedom, abounding opportunity and greater personal satisfaction... Public education is the lock. This is the third ... unschooling – School Sucks Project 1:38:10 320
031 Keys (Installment #2): Leaving Government School http://schoolsucksproject.com/031-keys-installment-2-leaving-government-school/ http://schoolsucksproject.com/031-keys-installment-2-leaving-government-school/#comments Mon, 08 Mar 2010 19:26:14 +0000 http://schoolsucksproject.com/?p=294 ABOVE: Unlike BF Skinner's "box", used for the operant conditioning of rats, government school does have a way out. Imagine a door to complete freedom, abounding opportunity and greater personal satisfaction... Public education is the lock. This is the second in a series of non-sequential shows about finding keys. The END of Public Education? END: ...

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http://schoolsucksproject.com/031-keys-installment-2-leaving-government-school/feed/ 1 ABOVE: Unlike BF Skinner's "box", used for the operant conditioning of rats, government school does have a way out. Imagine a door to complete freedom, abounding opportunity and greater personal satisfaction... Public education is the lock. ABOVE: Unlike BF Skinner's "box", used for the operant conditioning of rats, government school does have a way out. Imagine a door to complete freedom, abounding opportunity and greater personal satisfaction... Public education is the lock. This is the second in a series of non-sequential shows about finding keys. The END of Public Education? END: ... unschooling – School Sucks Project 1:05:09 294