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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.

October 2015
Quote of the Month - October
"Imagination is the source of every form of human achievement. And it's the one thing that I believe we are systematically jeopardizing in the way we educate our children and ourselves." - Sir Ken Robinson
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Back to School… or Not? by Jan Hunt
"It's September, 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..."
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What is Unschooling? by Earl Stevens

"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 Punishment
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."

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