The Brave Writer podcast is a big juicy conversation about how to bring learning to life for your kids! Julie Bogart and guests talk about how parents and children are partners in the learning adventure, especially when approaching the daunting task of writing. Brave Writer appeals to homeschoolers, educators, and parents who want more out of "school" than merely passing tests. Visit us at http://bravewriter.com and follow along at the blog for show notes: http://blog.bravewriter.com
Introducing Co-Host Melissa Wiley
We introduce Melissa Wiley to the Brave Writer podcast, sharing her history of homeschooling, her personal philosophy, and what she brings to the table in the world of education.
(S8E52) Bonus Episode! Teaching Kids about Their Bodies with Dr. Betty Choi
Talking about our bodies with kids in a way that’s fun, engaging, and accurate isn’t easy. Hear how Dr. Betty Choi is helping to broach the subject with her book “Human Body Learning Lab,” giving parents the tools to have those important conversations.
(S8E51) Differently Wired: Raising Neurodivergent Kids
Raising a neurodivergent child can be a daunting task, but Debbie Reber knows firsthand how to navigate the journey. As the founder of Tilt Parenting and author of "Differently Wired," she shares her personal experience of homeschooling and helping other parents. Debbie's goal is to provide support and resources for parents, caregivers, educators, and professionals. Join us as we discuss the different forms of neurodivergence and how they affect your family.
(S8E50) Modern Miss Mason
Today’s show features Charlotte Mason expert, Leah Boden. Charlotte’s educational philosophy from the early 20th century has beauty and riches to offer us. Yet we live in a radically different world than the one Charlotte inhabited. How do we apply her beautiful perspective on learning to the world we live in today? Enter Leah Boden, homeschooling mum to four, also known as Modern Miss Mason. Leah has taken the classic teachings of Charlotte Mason and interpreted them for today’s educators and parents. We talk about those timeless lessons and how you can apply them to your own family—whether you homeschool or not!
(S8E49) Becoming a Parent-Coach to Your Child
Parents often don’t see themselves as educators or coaches to their own children, but that’s what they do! Elena Aguilar shares with us the ways we can use coaching strategies to help raise independent, critical thinking children.
(S8E48) Tea with Julie: Finding a Homeschool Philosophy that Works for You
In this Tea with Julie, I’m going to share some strategies on how to integrate all of your aspirations without feeling overwhelmed.