Loading…
This event has ended. View the official site or create your own event → Check it out
This event has ended. Create your own
View analytic
Sunday, June 28 • 10:30am - 11:30am
Transitioning from a Schooling Mindset to Unschooling

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule and see who's attending!

Despite growing up in poverty, my husband and I are now outwardly successful products of the public education system. We are both physicians with “excellent” jobs, and our children have access to the “best” public and private schools. So why did we choose to homeschool – no, unschool – no, radically unschool our three sons? 

We weren’t part of the fortunate few who chose unschooling from the start. Our children attended top schools, and we were model PTA parents. But then we read countless books and articles as we researched the best ways to ensure learning, happiness, and success for our children. That research led us to unschooling. 

Now, we don’t need all of that research to know that unschooling is right for us – all we have to do is look at our children. In this talk, I will share our journey, addressing the many fears that we overcame along the way.


Speakers
avatar for Janice Ancheta, M.D.

Janice Ancheta, M.D.

Though her medical practice is in the highly specialized field of breast radiology, Dr. Ancheta has a wide range of interests. She is fascinated by human psychology and how humans grow and learn. She enjoys reading nonfiction books and scientific articles, especially when the writers challenge her own beliefs. It was this voracious reading of evidence that led Dr. Ancheta to dramatically change her philosophy on parenting and education. She is... Read More →


Sunday June 28, 2015 10:30am - 11:30am
Suites 9 & 11, 2nd Floor

Attendees (18)