Southeast Homeschool Convention I’ll be speaking at the Southeast Homeschool Convention in Greenville, S.C. in less than two weeks. The convention is being held March 14-16. In case you’re going to attend, my topics and times are listed below. I would really love to meet anyone who gets my tweets or reads this blog!
Deep Learning I caught a segment of the PBS News Hour last night (1/30/13) that was really interesting. The title of the segment was “Teachers Embrace ‘Deep Learning’–Translating Lessons into Practical Skills.” And do you know what these teachers were doing?
Is Santa… Real? Here’s my perennial post on Santa originally written in 1992 and back by popular demand. 🙂
Worldviews, Homeschoolers, and Differences Among Us I happened upon this blog a few days ago–by Dr. Jay Wile, a PhD in nuclear chemistry and a Christian. I loved what he had to share about his first time speaking on worldviews at a homeschooling convention. He started off saying that he’d never been around homeschoolers much Read More
The Brothers Grimm–More Than Just Fairy Tales I have recently been reading one or two of the original Grimm brothers’ fairy tales every morning with my coffee. A friend loaned me a beautiful hardback edition to which Maurice Sendak contributed his always imaginative and delightful illustrations. The book is called The Juniper Tree and Other Read More