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Autonomous Learning and Boundary Setting

“A child free to play and enjoy themselves soon finds his passion.” SJ Hutson In addition to having the freedom to choose what to do, shouldn’t autonomous learners also be responsible for setting their own boundaries? Kai is happily enjoying … Continue reading

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Finding an Educational Philosophy

Resistance to teaching As I listen more to what Kai wants, I come to realise that he utterly detests uninvited direct teaching and will do all he can to resist it. Sometimes it is a complete refusal,  such as  when … Continue reading

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