Learning Resources by

Sandra Dodd

sandradodd.com


If unschooling can't work in the real world, nothing at all can. People will say "How will they learn algebra in the real world?" Is there algebra in the real world? If not, why should it be learned? If so, why should it be separated artificially from its actual uses? "Why?" should always be the question that comes before "What?" and "How?" There is a Sesame Street book called Grover and the Everything in the Whole Wide World Museum. There is a "things under the sea" room and "things in the sky" room, but still each room is just a room in a museum, no windows, everything out of context. Then he opens a big door marked "Everything Else" and goes out into the sunshine. There is unschooling.



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Radical Unschooling

Unschooling
High School - College | Online resource

Sandra Dodd expounds on how people learn. This is the “office” of Sandra Dodd, who thinks and writes and speaks about unschooling, and whose children Kirby, Marty and Holly were always unschooled.

$25

Sandra Dodd's Big Book of Unschooling

Unschooling
High School - College | Book

How does unschooling work? There are many ways families can optimize natural learning in their lives, and find joy and laughter along with it. New unschoolers have had the same questions over the...