The Unschool.school Podcast discusses the myriad ways to learn, grow, and be educated. Visit www.unschool.school.About the Co-Hosts:Shauna Anderson lives in California with her husband and 6 kids. She is a certified teacher and has worked for a personalized learning public charter school for 15 years. Justin Spears is a high school social studies teacher in Indiana and has been an educator for over 10 years. He hopes to raise awareness about the value of schooling alternatives.
School in the Time of Coronavirus
In this episode, Shauna and Justin discuss what is currently happening in school districts in their areas and how they are handling it at their respective schools (both Shauna and Justin work in non traditional education settings). They discuss current trends in homeschooling - could this virus be the beginning of more homeschooling? Finally, they discuss how to make the best use of your kids’ time if they are at home for extended periods of time due to the coronavirus or other sickness.Shauna’s school: www.sscs.ccJustin’s school:CNN ArticleTime ArticleNYTimes ArticleFEE Article: Coronavirus Reminds Us What Education Without Schooling Can Look Like Khan AcademyUnschool Classes - Shauna’s class will be online! 4 Fridays starting 3/27 from 9-10:30am PST. Peter Gray’s book Free to Learn
"Failure" book interview
Episode 2 - Shauna interviews Justin about his new book, Failure: The History and Results of America's School System, and they discuss the history of compulsory education in the US.
Welcome to Unschool.school
In this inaugural episode of the Unschool.school Podcast, Shauna and Justin discuss the vision for Unschool.school, how and why the platform came to be, and its value to parents, educators, and learners. Guest: Kerry McDonald, Cofounder and CEO of Unschool.school.