The Raising Lifelong Learners podcast helps parents -- especially homeschooling parents -- encourage their differently-wired kids to learn, explore passions, cultivate creativity, and become fascinated by the world around them. Join host Colleen Kessler -- educational consultant, gifted specialist, author, and speaker -- for interviews, audioblogs, tips, and encouragement to help your differently-wired kiddos become lifelong learners -- children who know that they can find the answers to anything they want to know if they can just view their world with play, passion, and fascination.
RLL #96: Finding Learning Opportunities with Dennis DeNoia
Today, Colleen speaks with Dennis DeNoia how giving his kids the freedom to pursue their interests has helped them be better learners.
RLL #95: [Audioblog] When the World Overwhelms Your Anxious Child | How You Can Help
Today, Colleen shares an audioblog - an article by Jen Vail from the website - with ideas on helping when the world overwhelms your child.
RLL #94: The Importance of Music with Jessica Peresta
In today's episode, Colleen speaks with Jessica Peresta about the importance of music in our families and in educating our quirky kids.
RLL #93: 7 Tips and Strategies for Boosting Emotional Resilience in Your Kids
Listen today as Colleen offers 7 tips and strategies for boosting emotional resilience in kids, and learn how to help them adapt to overcome challenges.
RLL #92: Building Self and Setting Goals with Suki Wessling
In this episode, Colleen speaks with Suki Wessling, homeschooling parent, writer, musician and online instructor at Athena Academy about helping our kids learn to set goals and flourish as authentic individuals in lives of their own design.
RLL #91: [Audioblog] How to Help Your Kids Thrive When They Are Stuck Inside
Every family can use some help finding activities, especially those that help our kids to flouish! Listen today as Colleen shares an audioblog — an article by Jennifer Vail that first appeared on the site — stock full of ideas to help your kids thrive when they are stuck inside.
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So informative and encouraging!
Colleen pulls you in and talks you down from the panic of being your child’s “person”! She has practical ideas and tools and talks to great guests about how to raise all of our kids to be lifelong learners!
Great info about homeschooling differently wired kids. Keep up the good work
We are a tribe!
Thank you Colleen for providing a comforting reassurance that our special kiddos are not alone! Keep up the great work!