Our vision is a world
in which all children are treated with dignity, respect,
understanding, and compassion.
In such a world, every child can grow into adulthood with a
generous capacity for love and trust.
to School… or Not? by Jan Hunt
"It's August, and everyone's thoughts turn to school.
But should they? More and more families are discovering that
learning doesn't have to mean boredom and misery; it can
instead mean joyful discovery, just as it does for any child
under so-called 'school age'..."
Featured Article: What is Unschooling? by
"It is very satisfying for parents to see their children
in pursuit of knowledge. It is natural and healthy for the
children, and in the first few years of life, the pursuit goes
on during every waking hour..."
The Problem with
by L. R. Knost
"Want to know a dirty, little secret about punishment? It
doesn't work. Punishment may be able to control a child's behavior
temporarily while they're small or when they are in their
parents' presence, but it cannot control the person."