Unschooling Rules: 55 Ways to Unlearn What We Know About Schools and Rediscover Education
Unschooling Rules: 55 Ways to Unlearn What We Know About Schools and Rediscover Education
Unschooling Rules: 55 Ways to Unlearn What We Know About Schools and Rediscover Education

Unschooling Rules: 55 Ways to Unlearn What We Know About Schools and Rediscover Education

  • Publish Date: 2011-02-01
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Author: Clark Aldrich
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The most powerful new ideas in education are coming from the families that have given up on schools. From his experience with homeschoolers and unschoolers, education guru Clark Aldrich distills a revolutionary manifesto of 55 core ''rules'' that reboots our vision of childhood education and the role of schools. The include:

Learn to be; learn to do; learn to know.
Tests don't work. Get over it. Move on.
What a person learns in a classroom is how to be a person in a classroom.
Animals are better than books about animals.
Internships, apprenticeships, and interesting jobs beat term papers, textbooks, and tests.
The only sustainable answer to the global education challenge is a diversity of approaches.

This accessible book provides you with a path forward, whether you're a parent or teacher, a school administrator, or a national policy decision maker.

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