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Tampa Bay unschool

Tales from the Unschoolers: A Day in the Life of an Unschooling Family, Part 1: Morning

It’s ten o’clock in the morning on a Wednesday in the middle of January; a time when children are expected to be in school, sitting upright with pen and paper in hand, having knowledge crammed into their soft, pliable brains. My kids, on the other hand, are still in their PJ’s, laying on the couch […]

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Teacher Appreciation Gift Ideas

Teachers play a key role in student success and sometimes a simple “thanks” is all a teacher needs to feel valued. Take the time to celebrate your students’ teachers during Teacher Appreciation Week May 4-8. Outside of family and close friends, there are few people in a young person’s life that have more of a profound […]

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The Blessing of Mistakes

The school year has begun. Everyone is falling into the daily routines of homework, making lunches, wearing their uniform or following the dress code. Our beautiful perfect children march smiling into our wonderful schools. Then of course, there is the reality of morning rush, unfinished homework, overscheduled after school activities, and the pressure to get […]

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