Tag Archives: learning

Taare Zameen Par

Just watched a wonderful Hindi movie. Yes, Hindi!  The last time I watched a complete Hindi movie was when elephantwas the in thing. Anyone remember Haate Mere Saathi?  The show with the elephants – I remember we cried our eyes swollen … Continue reading

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Bookself: A Mind At A Time

  A Mind at a Time by Mel Levine   Learningbeyondschooling says:   An must read for all parents and parents-to-be! Homeschoolers, especially UNSCHOOLERS, Dr Levine’s ideas reinforces that learning can take place anywhere and anytime – if the child … Continue reading

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The Darkside of Preschool

(Thank you Dominique for sharing the article: The Darkside of Preschool: Peers Social Skills & Stress) “Researchers found that the more time kids spent in non-maternal care during the first 4.5 years of life, the more behavioral problems they developed.” … Continue reading

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Homeschooling, Self-Directed Learning & the Autonomous Learner (Report by Sloane Mak)

  Written by Sloane Mak.                 On  Dec. 8th  FamilyPlace organized a talk by Professor Emeritus Gary Confessore, (Ed.D) of the Higher Education Administration of George Washington University who was kind enough to take … Continue reading

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