January 7, 2022

15 – Why Unschooling with Christie Edwards


In this episode I’m talking with Christie Edwards, unschooling mother of four.  We talk about the how’s and why’s of unschooling for those looking at stepping outside the conventional school system and into a new paradigm of unschooling.

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Instagram: Christie Edwards

Instagram: Becoming Mother


Sandra Dodd’s Big book of unschooling

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