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Do bulging backpacks mean learning? With his new book, The Homework Myth, expert Alfie Kohn says no. Here’s why. After spending most…

Australia's own home-based learning community has created a rich tapestry of grassroots networks of folks simply getting on with the job of…
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Today’s mounting social and ecological crises demand responses that are broad, deep, and strategic. Given the widespread destruction wrought by globalisation, it…

<br /> We tried so hard to make things better for our kids that we made them worse. For my grandchildren, I’d…

Friendly Social Skills Are the Way to Go Traditionally, being "smart" has meant having high academic test scores. While this definition may…