Real Australian Homeschools – Freya Dawson (The Unschooler of Joyful Parenting)

Freya Dawson has been homeschooling her two teenage boys since they were toddlers. She is an author of “Joyful Parenting”, and runs parenting courses and workshops helping parents make peaceful and joyful connections with their children. She kindly agreed to share her story with us. This post is part of our Real Australian Homeschools series. … More Real Australian Homeschools – Freya Dawson (The Unschooler of Joyful Parenting)

Real Australian Homeschools: Rachel (The Unschooler)

Welcome to another instalment of Real Australian Homeschools. I am having so much fun putting this series together and have been meeting some wonderful homeschool families in the process. If you missed last week’s interview with Anthony Coafield, a homeschooling Dad who runs Living Book Press, make sure you check it out and enter the … More Real Australian Homeschools: Rachel (The Unschooler)

Homeschool Methods: Our Educational Philosophy

When I first started thinking about homeschooling I was completely overwhelmed by the different educational philosophies being spouted. Montessori? Charlotte Mason? Classical? Unschooling? What does that even mean? I love to research and analyse and my eldest was only a baby so I had, well, a bit of time before implementing anything other than peek-a-boo. … More Homeschool Methods: Our Educational Philosophy