Unschooling and Parenting

Unschooling and Parenting

Applying Unschooling Principles to Parenting

Many families discover that unschooling works so well with their children's education, they begin to use the principles in parenting too.

Sometimes these approaches are called:

  • NON-PUNITIVE
  • RELATIONSHIP-BASED
  • NON-AUTHORITARIAN
  • RADICAL UNSCHOOLING

Chores

Chores?
Pam Sorooshian | Learning Happens

THINKING ABOUT MANDATORY CHORES
Meredith Novak | In Our Own Time, In Our Own Way

CHORES & "BAD KIDS"
Meredith Novak | In Our Own Time, In Our Own Way

NURTURING HELPFULNESS
Joyce Fetteroll | Joyfully Rejoycing

CHORES AND AN UNSCHOOLING CHILDHOOD
Pam Laricchia | Living Joyfully

THE CASE AGAINST CHORE CHARTS
Bridget McNamara | Family Optimized

HOUSEWORK TIPS
Joyce Fetteroll | Joyfully Rejoycing

Hygiene

Brushing Teeth | Joyce Fetteroll

Respect

Miscellaneous & Helpful

How Do You Teach Respect?
Meredith Novak

Gradual Change
Sandra Dodd Collection

Radical Unschooling

Next Steps...

Sometimes it helps to talk with other parents who are applying unschooling ideas and principles to their parenting. The Creating Confidence coaching group meets online in a private FB group, through the WhatsApp app, and has a weekly group coaching call through Zoom with Sue. Joining this group can help you see all the different ways unschooling can be applied in different families.