Tag: free play

E90: Home Ed Series: Forest School – A Holistic Approach To Learning with Lewis & Gemma from Children Of The Forest

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today we have Lewis Ames and Gemma Southerden joining us. Lewis and Gemma are qualified Forest Leaders and the directors of Children Of The Forest. They are both former teachers who have gone into business together to… Continue Reading “E90: Home Ed Series: Forest School – A Holistic Approach To Learning with Lewis & Gemma from Children Of The Forest”

Bite Size Wednesdays: Reflections On My Homeschool Convention Experience

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today for Bite Size Wednesdays, I wanted to hop on and briefly share my thoughts on my first homeschool convention experience. I talk about the set-up, benefits, but also some of my personal take-a-ways. I hope you… Continue Reading “Bite Size Wednesdays: Reflections On My Homeschool Convention Experience”

E89: Home Ed Series: Unit Studies and Homeschooling An Only with Jessica Waldock from The Waldock Way

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! We hope you have been enjoying our amazing line up of guests for this Home Education Series. Today we continue with Jessica Waldock from The Waldock Way. Jessica is a homeschool mom of one, writer, photographer, and… Continue Reading “E89: Home Ed Series: Unit Studies and Homeschooling An Only with Jessica Waldock from The Waldock Way”

E88: Home Ed Series: Unschooling and Building Family Connection with Robyn Robertson from Honey I’m Homeschooling The Kids

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today we have Robyn Robertson, from Honey I’m Homeschooling The Kids,  joining us.  Robyn is an unschooling mom to two kids, member of her local school board trustee, and advocate for self-directed learning.  Growing up, Robyn lived… Continue Reading “E88: Home Ed Series: Unschooling and Building Family Connection with Robyn Robertson from Honey I’m Homeschooling The Kids”

Bonus Episode: Homeschooling from A to Z / A Step By Step Process In Getting Started

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today’s episode is a replay. In this episode I recommend the steps to take in getting started in homeschooling. With the new school year approaching, we felt now would be a good time to help those needing… Continue Reading “Bonus Episode: Homeschooling from A to Z / A Step By Step Process In Getting Started”

E83: Home Ed Series: A 21st Century Charlotte Mason Education with Leah Boden

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! In today’s episode we had the honor of having Leah Boden, also known as Modern Miss Mason, join us.  Leah is wife to Dave and mom to four fabulous children. She is a home educator and has… Continue Reading “E83: Home Ed Series: A 21st Century Charlotte Mason Education with Leah Boden”

E81: Home Ed Series : Exploring Alternative Education Options with Shannon Falkenstein from The New Schools

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today we jump start our Home Education series with Shannon Falkenstein, M. Ed. from The New Schools Podcast. Shannon is a Co-Founder and Executive Director of Acton Academy & Montessori in El Salvador, a progressive micro-school innovating… Continue Reading “E81: Home Ed Series : Exploring Alternative Education Options with Shannon Falkenstein from The New Schools”

E79: One Homeschool Dad’s Theory On Education and Life With Jake Suitter

Hello and welcome back to the campfire!  Today we have homeschooling dad, Jake Suitter join us on the show.  He’s a full-time adventure dad, wildshcooling his 3 active young boys.  Jake was homeschooled himself, he has been a travel guide, built schools in the… Continue Reading “E79: One Homeschool Dad’s Theory On Education and Life With Jake Suitter”

E61: Free to Learn With Dr. Peter Gray / School is New, Education is Not

Hello and welcome back to the campfire! Today we have the honor of Dr. Peter Gray joining us. Dr. Peter Gray is a research professor of Psychology at Boston College, TEDx Speaker, founding member of the Alliance for Self-Directed Education, and Author of ‘Free… Continue Reading “E61: Free to Learn With Dr. Peter Gray / School is New, Education is Not”