ERIC Number: ED435479
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Growing without Schooling, 1999.
Sheffer, Susannah, Ed.
Growing without Schooling, n126-131 Jan-Dec 1999
This document, comprised of six bimonthly issues of a newsletter, focuses on home schooling and providing parents in the United States and other nations with ideas, activities, research summaries, and resources to teach their children at home. Each issue contains short news items and reports on home schooling, letters from parents, information on the challenges and concerns of home schooling, a focus topic, book and resource reviews, and a resource and information list. Feature reports and letters from parents include the following: (1) "Why Mentors Love Mentoring" (Jan-Feb); (2) "Learning through Play" (Mar-Apr); (3) "On Saying 'I Don't Know'" (May-Jun); (4) "Learning Surprises" (Jul-Aug); (5) "The Art of Listening" (Sep-Oct); and (6) "Parents' Values" (Nov-Dec). (KB)
Descriptors: Adoption, Athletics, Computer Uses in Education, Creativity, Disabilities, Educational Principles, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education, Grandparents, History Instruction, Home Schooling, Learning Activities, Listening Skills, Mathematics Instruction, Mentors, Music Education, Newsletters, Nonformal Education, Nontraditional Education, Organizations (Groups), Parent Student Relationship, Parents as Teachers, Play, Resource Materials, Science Instruction, Special Needs Students, Student Attitudes, Teaching Methods, Values Education
GWS, 2380 Massachusetts Avenue, Suite 104, Cambridge, MA 02140 (single issue, $6; 1-year, 6-issue subscription, $26). Tel: 617-864-3100.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
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