Our homeschool operation is teacher-directed and teacher intensive but necessary for my young elementary age child. Yet this approach of teacher- directed learning leads to friction with my newly minted teenage daughter. What my teen daughter and I need to cultivate is more self-directed learning and self-learning and less teacher-directed learning.
Self-directed learning, I feel, is essential for young teens to find success in their lives no matter their occupation later in life. To read more of my blog post, follow this link to my blog Homeschool Reviews and Resources.
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