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Sep 12, 2020 at 20:50 in Australia

Microschools are having their day.

Micro-Schools May Be the Future of Education | Alliance for Self-Directed Education

A discussion of how self-directed spaces are able to flex in this time of crisis.
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Lance Box posted in mentor circle: Genius School

May 22, 2020 at 03:12 in Australia

Wow! This guy totally gets where I come from. His Youtube channel is really worth subscribing to:

Are We Homeschooling, Unschooling, Or Radical Unschooling?

One of the most common questions we're asked is: Where do you sit on the homeschooling -- unschooling -- radical unschooling spectrum? I dig through a bunch ...
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Lance Box posted in mentor circle: Genius School

May 21, 2020 at 07:22 in Australia

Here is another article that has caught my attention. Some young people have thrived through the COVID-19 lock-down:

Why Are Some Kids Thriving During Remote Learning?

Though remote learning has brought many challenges, some students seem to be thriving in the new circumstances. What can we learn from them?
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Lance Box posted in mentor circle: Genius School

May 21, 2020 at 07:11 in Australia

I found this article really interesting. Thoughts?

Don't want to send the kids back to school? Why not try unschooling at home?

Some schools are starting to open up after the coronavirus lockdown. But what if you're worried about sending you kids back too soon. Unschooling might be one solution, so how does it work?
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Lance Box

Lance Box posted in mentor circle: Genius School

Apr 23, 2020 at 02:28 in Australia

A somewhat dated review, but still useful in thinking about alternative education delivery.
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Jonathan Magnin

Jonathan Magnin

Apr 1, 2020 at 00:27 in France

Tencent-backed online education firm Yuanfudao raises $1 billion in new round. Seems like we're in the right business :) https://angel.co/today/stories/tencent-backed-online-education-firm-yuanfudao-raises-1-billion-in-new-round-16198
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Lance Box

Lance Box posted in mentor circle: Genius School

Mar 9, 2020 at 20:21 in Australia

Aldrich's Rule 42. Grouping students by the same age is just a bad idea, deserves to be quoted in full.
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Lance Box

Lance Box posted in mentor circle: Genius School

Mar 5, 2020 at 22:01 in Australia

Rule Number 37 from Aldrich's Unschooling Rules is: Feed passions and embrace excellence.
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Christopher Pickard

Christopher Pickard

Feb 28, 2020 at 08:50 in United Kingdom

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Lance Box

Lance Box posted in mentor circle: Genius School

Feb 27, 2020 at 17:53 in Australia

Aldrich, in Rule 27, has identified that The ideal class sized isn't thirty, or even fifteen but more like five.
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Lance Box posted in mentor circle: Genius School

Feb 25, 2020 at 04:35 in Australia

A poem inspired by those who have gone on the quest before me. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1qoYTUU4CRSCoeThRFIxaHroirPlu9Hsr/view?usp=sharing

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Lance Box

Lance Box posted in mentor circle: Genius School

Feb 24, 2020 at 21:07 in Australia

Aldrich's Rule 23 for unschooling: Build more, consume less, deserves to be quoted in full. It makes a lot of sense.
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Lance Box posted in mentor circle: Genius School

Feb 24, 2020 at 04:52 in Australia

Continuing our quest for a definition of 'Quality Education' we return to Aldrich, Unschooling Rules (cited earlier in our posts). Rule 22. is "Formally learn only what is reinforced during the next 14 days (you will forget everything else anyway)."
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Lance Box posted in mentor circle: Genius School

Feb 22, 2020 at 18:14 in Australia

Ivan Illich’s, (1970). Deschooling Society. Cuernavaca, Mexico: CIDOC, is freely downloadable from: https://learning.media.mit.edu/courses/mas713/readings/DESCHOOLING.pdf

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