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The Essential School Sucks, #14 of 50
Theme Two: Leaving Institutional Schooling and Finding Educational Alternatives
(but also for everyone else)
Matt Beaudreau returns to map out a hero's journey for teens. We'll also discuss how students are guided through this process at Acton Academy, and how homeschooling and unschooling parents can help nurture this process in their own children.
Plus much more on
- goals, systems, habits and routines
- self-knowledge and challenge
- resisting cultural/political/peer "brainwashing"
Matt is an in-demand and provocative education speaker and consultant, and a personal development coach to people all around the world. He is also the founder of the Acton Academy in Placer, CA; Acton is a program of self-directed learning with over 100 locations around the world.
About Acton Academy Placer
Acton Academy Placer is an Educational Resource Center for students grades K-12 in Northern California. The Center provides a collaborative environment for students to develop an entrepreneurial mindset, engage in daily Socratic discussions, drive their own academic paths, and create opportunities for themselves around their individuals skills and passions.
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Originally Released January 25, 2021 As "The Hero’s Journey For teens – With Matt Beaudreau [PODCAST #698]]"