The Problem with “Good Touch, Bad Touch”

Teaching our children the differences between “good touch” and “bad touch” has been preached about for quite some time as a means of protecting those children from possible sexual abuse. It sounds good and makes a great deal of sense to the...

How to Deschool So You Can Unschool

Unschooling can be a difficult concept to wrap one’s mind around, especially if they have not yet “deschooled.” Since most people spent their youth traditionally schooled, whether within schools walls or homeschooled with a curriculum, it is hard to...

Why Do You Punish Your Child?

Children today have it pretty rough. We ask them to carry loads that most adults could not fathom, from grueling school and homework schedules to perfect attitudes and behavior at all times. On top of the overwhelming responsibilities, they must carry around fear of...

Top 10 Signs Your Neighbors Are Unschoolers

In most neighborhoods it usually doesn’t take very long to figure out that the neighbor kids are homeschooled. Seeing them out and about throughout the week is a pretty dead giveaway. But if you look a little closer, you may find some of these tell-tale signs...