Sitting around the dinner table with PanKwake the conversation turned to…school food. Including Chocolate Concrete? Really?!? And always when the sch-word is mentioned the topic turned to…#bullying. Seven years of #RadiCoolUnschooling and her one year of school still haunts PanKwake.
Not all mountains must be climbed. Sometimes a mountain really is too big. In that case…go around. Going around the mountain is just as valuable and a far less arduous course. Why then is reading the end all and be all of education? Literacy and numeracy are NOT all there is to education.
Today, we finish by examining how schools are focusing upon the wrong things with our wonderful #Neurodivergent little humans…while ignoring the things they REALLY need to learn to be a success in life.
We continue to explore why schools are NO place for our ‘special’ #Neurodivergent little humans. Today we look at the skills they learn at skills and the ones they need in the REAL world.
Yes…as shocking as it sounds…schools are not even the best place for EDUCATING the neurodivergent.
Yes, but what about socialization? The first question most parents who home educate are asked…OFTEN. Today we explore the truth of that one…especially for our #neurodivergent young people.