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Deschooling Reading List

Deschooling Reading List

7 minute read Decolonisation starts with deschooling right? This is one post to bookmark as it links to 16 other long, thought provoking reads.

RETHINKING EDUCATION

EVENTS

Learning Reimagined: Online Guided Exploration

11 June - 20 August, 2019LEARNING REIMAGINED   GUIDED EXPLORATIONOnline  11 June - 20 August, 2019LEARNING REIMAGINED GUIDED EXPLORATIONOnline  IS THIS FOR YOUAre you a parent, teacher, caregiver, community based educator? Are you wanting to gain a...

Learning Reimagined Conference 2018

Learning Reimagined Conference 2018

20/21 October, 2018 LEARNING REIMAGINED   UNSCHOOLING AS DECOLONISATION African Leadership Academy, Johannesburg, South Africa   20/21 October, 2018 LEARNING REIMAGINED   UNSCHOOLING AS DECOLONISATION African Leadership Academy, Honeydew, South Africa...

Online Conversation with Bayo Akomolafe

Online Conversation with Bayo Akomolafe

Please join us online in conversation with Adebayo C. Akomolafe What happens when we sit with uncertainty not as an obstacle but as a partner? What changes when we think of our children as agents of their own learning adventures? What becomes different when we rethink...

7th Annual Unschooling Weekend

7th Annual Unschooling Weekend

The annual unschoolers camp has become a permanent spot on many family's calendars. Each year new families arrive and so the community, connection and fun grows. This Nov sees the 7th Annual Unschoolers' Weekend. Unschooling families will gather once again in the most...

Unschooling: Liberation and Language with Akilah Richards

Unschooling: Liberation and Language with Akilah Richards

Invitation It is a great honour to invite you to an interactive discussion with Akilah Richards. We'll explore the Liberation that comes with unschooling and discuss ideas for better aligning our language with our goals for equity and social justice in the society we...

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Learning Reimagined: Online Guided Exploration

Learning Reimagined: Online Guided Exploration

11 June - 20 August, 2019LEARNING REIMAGINED   GUIDED EXPLORATIONOnline  11 June - 20 August, 2019LEARNING REIMAGINED GUIDED EXPLORATIONOnline  IS THIS FOR YOUAre you a parent, teacher, caregiver, community based educator? Are you wanting to gain a...

MEDIA & LEGAL

RANDOM THOUGHTS

New, Extreme Parenting is not so new

There's a facebook meme making it's rounds in unschooling circles that reads I practice the new, extreme parenting...I call it treating me children like human beings. It's only new to Western domination culture. New and extreme. But for many cultures - treating...

Industrial Education and Industrial Schooling

Monoculture is destructive. In agriculture and in education.  Industrial agriculture, built around monoculture, is falling apart, with an ever increasing need for pesticides and other 'treatments' to keep it in place, with farm workers suffer the effects of...

Silly Humour

ME: My children don't go to school due to illnessThem: Oh dear, What's the matter?ME: School is very ill!  (Fictional Story)Thinking of a career in comedy 😉

On the narrative around Malala Yousafzai

Some of the issues that arise for me in thinking about Malala and her quest for schooling: One of the ironies for me is that her own education is far wider than the schooling system she is advocating for.   Her father is an education activist, He is in the...

No space for our humanity

I was rushing to get the pharmacy to get some relief meds from the chicken pox for my daughter.  I had already spoken to the pharmacist so I knew they were closing at 6 and she knew I was on my way.  But there was traffic light out and I realised that I...