History to Unleash the Senses

“History is the most absorbing and enthralling story you can tell a young child, because it’s true. A good history narrative is as strange and wondrous as a good fairy tale. Kings, queens, mummies, wooden horses, knights, and castles can be as fascinating as giants and elves – but they really existed?” Susan Wise Bauer […]

Education as Amusement – Exploring Oak Meadow

“Knowledge which is acquired under compulsion has no hold on the mind. Therefore do not use compulsion, but let early education be a sort of amusement; you will then be better able to discover the child’s natural bent.” ― Plato For those of you just tuning in, ‘Welcome!’. This week’s series is on Learning as […]

Lighting a Fire with Waldorf

“Education is not the filling of a pail but the lighting of a fire.” William Butler Yeats And so we meet again:)… Day 20 of our Journey together.  If you are just joining us, welcome.  We are thrilled to have you with us.  The more means simply Merrier:). This segment is on Learning as Joy…Unfolding.  […]