Nice quote

"The one thing that you have that nobody else has is you. Your voice, your mind, your story, your vision. So write and draw and build and play and dance and live as only you can." Neil Gaimon

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Fundraising Books and Ideas

Hila Shooter is a homeschooler who lives in Maine and wrote a book called "Ticket to Ride" about her fundraising experiences as she raised $12,000 for a trip to Ecuador with Kroka Expeditions  She explains the different things she did to earn money and her ideas might be of assistance in brainstorming fundraising for your own adventure!
Connect with her on facebook:

Blake Boles wrote a book on fundraising called "The Unschool Adventures Guide to Online Travel Fundraising."  It is just 99 cents on Amazon
Blake founded Unschool Adventures which organizes and leads national and international trips for self-directed young adults.   

Monday, April 1, 2013

Peter Gray (Psychology Today) "My Hope for 'Free To Learn'"

Peter Gray writes a blog called "Freedom to Learn" for Psychology Today.  He often speaks at the Northeast Unschooling Conference in Wakefield, MA.  His book "Free To Learn" (same title as Pam Larrichia's book!) was published in 2013.  Check out his home page for the book:  
Link to Peter's Psychology Today blog: 

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My Hope for “Free to Learn”