Unschooled Wild Child
The Dallas Observer has a piece describing unschooling as the stepchild of homeschooling through the story of one kid’s unconventional life. (Hat tip to cobranchi.com)
When Quinn Eaker dropped out of a Colleyville high school in the second month of his senior year, his mother was so happy she threw him a huge party. A hundred guests descended on their home to celebrate Quinn’s return to the freedom in which he’d been raised: days on end without classes, tests or grades, days free of any schedule, days for Quinn to learn what he wanted, when he wanted and how he wanted.
He returned to being unschooled.Read more…