What I’m Reading This Week: On Perspective, Cats & The Willoughbys

I love reading a wide variety of things from books to blogs and everything in between! Reading allows me the opportunity to meet myself in different ways and broadens what I think about the world around me. Most times when I have a moment of downtime, you will find me reading. Here is what I… Read More What I’m Reading This Week: On Perspective, Cats & The Willoughbys

What Homeschoolers Can Learn From Michael Moore & Finland

I just finished watching a brief documentary filmmaker Michael Moore did comparing our American public school system with Finland’s system. Before watching this video, I was not at all familiar with Finland’s educational system. As I watched the video I kept hearing myself say, “That’s right! Yes! That makes sense!” Before coming home to teach… Read More What Homeschoolers Can Learn From Michael Moore & Finland

Americans are rejecting the ‘homeschool myth’ — and experts say the misunderstood education might be better than public or charter schools

When I saw the title of this article I knew I needed to read it — and I am glad I did! Most of my friends are educators working as leaders in public and charter schools. A few of them have even started their own schools. All are seriously committed  to the awesome task of… Read More Americans are rejecting the ‘homeschool myth’ — and experts say the misunderstood education might be better than public or charter schools