Teach your own The indispensable guide to living and learning with children at home

John Caldwell Holt, 1923-1985

Book - 2021

"The classic guide to teaching children at home for a new generation of homeschooling parents. In 2019, there were more than two million children being homeschooled. That number doubled during the pandemic and is now likely to continue increasing as more parents worry that school might not be the best place for their children to learn and grow. Teach Your Own helped launch the homeschooling movement; now, its timeless and revolutionary message of recognizing the ways children come to understand the world has been updated for today's environment."--Amazon.com.

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Published
New York : Hachette Go 2021.
Language
English
Main Author
John Caldwell Holt, 1923-1985 (author)
Other Authors
Patrick Farenga, 1957- (author)
Edition
First Hachette Go edition. [Fully revised and updated edition]
Item Description
"The classic John Holt Book of Homeschooling"--Cover.
"Fully revised & updated for today's families"--Cover.
Previous edition: published by Da Capo Press 2003.
Physical Description
xxxvi, 348 pages ; 23 cm
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-271) and index.
ISBN
9780306926211
  • Acknowledgments
  • Foreword
  • Introduction
  • 1. Children are Not the Future-They are the Present
  • 2. Homeschooling, Parenting, and Higher Education
  • 3. Living with Children
  • 4. Learning in the World
  • 5. Living and Working Spaces
  • 6. Serious Play
  • 7. Learning Without Teaching
  • 8. Learning Difficulties
  • 9. Children and Work
  • 10. Homeschooling in America
  • 11. How to Get Started
  • 12. School Response
  • Homeschooling Resources
  • A. Selected Bibliography
  • B. Correspondence Schools or Curriculum Suppliers
  • C. Helpful Private Schools and Learning Centers
  • D. Homeschooling Organizations
  • E. Learning Materials
  • F. Opportunities and Activities
  • Notes
  • Index