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February 2017
 
Featured Article The Baby Is Not "Getting Ready"
by John Holt
"Educators talk all the time about 'skills': reading skills, writing skills, communication skills, even listening skills. It may be true, at the level of words, to say that anyone doing a difficult thing well is using a variety of skills..."
Quote of the Month - February
"The best teachers are those who show you where to look, but don't tell you what to see."
- Alexandra K. Trenfor
Featured Article: Emotions are Not Bad Behavior
by Robin Grille
"So many behaviors that adults don't like are brushed off as 'merely' attention-seeking devices. 'Don't worry about him,' we say, 'he is just doing it to get attention.'..."
The Unschooling Unmanual is back in print
Inspiration and encouragement for both seasoned and prospective unschoolers. This new edition now includes tips for new unschooling parents.
New Article: The Benefits of Baby-led Weaning
by Gill Rapley and Tracey Murkett

"Eating with your baby - at the same time, at the same table, and sharing the same food - is at the heart of baby-led weaning. There is no need for 'baby food', purees, or spoon-feeding..."
 
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