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Paperback, 192 pages
Published January 2008 by The Alternate Press
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Heather
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A nice collection of articles from the Life Learning magazine providing insight into life without schooling. This is not a "how to" book. These essays demonstrate that learning happens best when we allow the learner to be in control and to follow their interests & curiosity. The adults role is to respect, trust & support the basic human drive to learn & to grow. When kids are able to learn in this way, they grow up into well-rounded, community-minded adults who understand themselves ...more
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Wendy Priesnitz is a book author, award winning journalist, editor, former broadcaster and mother of two adult daughters. Along with her husband Rolf, she runs Life Media, an independent publishing business that Rolf founded in 1976 as The Alternate Press to publish books and Natural Life Magazine. Life Media now also publishes Life Learning Magazine, Natural Parenting Business Journal, Natural Ch ...more