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August, 2012

  • 9 August

    Pre-Show 8-9-12

    The Wheels Off Liberty theme song. Related PostsPre-Show 7-26-12Tags: pre-show, a/vWheels Off Liberty Theme Song: FAIL (Bonus Content Preview)Tags: liberty, theme, song, wheels, a/vHacky Sack 8-24-13Tags: a/vPre-Show 5-24-12Tags: pre-show, a/vPre-Show 5-31-12Tags: pre-show, a/v

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  • 2 August

    Shit Has Gone Too Far (Bonus Content Preview)

    Related PostsFood Is Not A Liquid (Bonus Content Preview)Tags: preview, content, bonus, a/vSee My D**k (Bonus Content Preview)Tags: preview, bonus, content, a/vPre-Show 9-13-12Tags: a/vWheels Off Liberty Theme Song: FAIL (Bonus Content Preview)Tags: content, preview, bonus, a/vHacky Sack 8-24-13Tags: a/v

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  • 2 August

    After School Sucks Special 8-2-12

    Some of this became podcast #156: How Do I TEACH My Child? (A Listener Email) -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 -The word "shit" Related PostsAfter School Sucks Special 8-2-13Tags: sucks, special, school, a/vHacky Sack 8-24-13Tags: a/vPre-Show 9-13-12Tags: a/vShit Has Gone Too Far (Bonus Content Preview)Tags: shit, a/vPre-Show 7-26-12Tags: a/v

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CORE TOPIC - Why does school suck?

John Taylor Gatto

CORE TOPIC - What does self-directed education look like?

Peter Gray - Self-Directed Education

The realization that school sucks actually marks the beginning of a new and exciting educational journey.

Welcome to SchoolSucksProject.com. We strive to provide young people with the building blocks of intellectual, financial and lifestyle independence. This includes in-depth explorations into higher-level thinking, organization and productivity, emotional and physical health, habit and lifestyle optimization, history and philosophy, psychology, self-directed learning, entrepreneurship, and communication/negotiation strategies. It's all essential information, but almost none of it is taught in school. Our content is ideal for frustrated high school and college students, home-educating parents, and adults who are interested in independently furthering their education and achieving self-actualization.