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June, 2018

  • 14 June

    Noah Tetzner – The Unschooler Podcast Star [PODCAST #567]

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    Noah Tetzner is 17. He left school last year to become an unschooler (it was his mother's idea!) and just a couple of months ago he launched The History of Vikings Podcast. The show was almost immediately successful; Noah has been invited to join a history podcast network, the show has thousands of listeners, he has made great connections with other historians of the Norseman and he is already being asked as a guest on other shows. Noah joins me today to talk about his passion for unschooling, how school destroys creative thinking, and how his life has blossomed away from school. He told me "between being in a school for 8 hours a day and all of the homework, ...

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September, 2017

  • 6 September

    [BONUS] Post-Family Vacation Group Therapy

    Arguing the merits of therapy - happiness through living unconsciously? - permissive vs authoritarian parenting, observations - invisible children, until they do something displeasing - off-the-table discussions in my family

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August, 2017

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