Spotlight on the Alternative Education Movement: North Star

I want to highlight various schooling models, one each in short blog posts. I’ll include the type of school it is, where it is, it’s website, an explanation along with my thoughts or maybe/hopefully an interview. Some of them are models that are being used all over the country, some are located in one place, … Continue reading Spotlight on the Alternative Education Movement: North Star

How to Develop a Mentoring Relationship

I’ve always heard people talk about mentors, and how great they are, and how everyone should have mentors, etc. etc. This is particularly prevalent, I’ve found, in the unschooling world. It’s a known fact that having an apprenticeship, internship and mentorship is a really useful tool in learning anything you’re hoping to learn. But I’ve … Continue reading How to Develop a Mentoring Relationship