Unschooling

    “Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire” W.B. Yeats.

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  My oldest is almost 6, the age of formal schooling, and suddenly charts, stickers, schedules, assignments, tests and deadlines are deemed necessary for learning. The more I think about school, the more I find myself leaning towards this idea of unschooling . . .

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