Ask a Homeschooler

Ask a Homeschooler

By Ask a Homeschooler
A podcast where two mostly functioning, grown up homeschoolers talk tips and tricks for homeschooling during COVID-19. Pep talks included!
School, Sisters, and Silliness
In this week's episode, we ask Ellen's sisters a few questions about what they think school is like. We hope this silly episode is enjoyable! If you're able, please donate to...   OneStruggle KC: https://actionnetwork.org/fundraising/donate-to-the-one-struggle-kc-legal-fund  For the Gworls': https://www.artsbusinesscollaborative.org/asp-products/for-the-gworls-rent-and-gender-affirming-surgery-fund/ Lead to Life: https://www.leadtolife.org/ Or one of your local black led organization! For our white listeners, please reach out to your local SURJ chapter to do more. 
37:47
June 3, 2020
It's Still Learning!
Are you starting to feel pretty worn down by schooling at home? Listen to all of the wild and creative ways we learned in a non-traditional way! You can email us at askahomeschoolerpod@gmail.com or find us on Instagram @askahomeschooler and Facebook at Ask a Homeschooler podcast.  Fun fact: shibori is the Japanese word for tie-dye! 
33:43
May 6, 2020
Child-Led Learning
In this episode, we discuss child-led learning, a process where students take ownership (to varying degrees) of their own learning. Again, sorry for some choppy audio. You can find us at Ask a Homeschooler on Facebook and Instagram.
36:07
April 17, 2020
Deschooling Details
In this episode, we talk a little more in detail about the process of deschooling! Sorry if the audio is a little choppy at points - we had a lot of technical difficulties this week. The articles Ellen referenced were from https://www.thehomeschoolmom.com/ You can find us on Facebook and Instagram @askahomeschooler.
37:58
April 9, 2020
Homeschooling - It's a Learning Process
In this episode, we discuss what this podcast is, who we are, and a little bit about the basic theory of homeschooling vs. regular school. Lots of rambling ensues! Please forgive our audio quality while we are learning. Find us on Instagram @askahomeschooler and on Facebook at Ask a Homeschooler Podcast
34:00
March 31, 2020