For the past five years we have been officially home-educating our eldest son. I say officially because we have actually been home-educating him for nine and a half years – since the day he was born. In fact, we are educating all four of our children every day in so many ways, and often completely unintentionally. The truth is, if you are a parent, so do you. The only thing we are doing that’s different is choosing to trust that our children can explore the world and gain the tools and knowledge they will need with just a little guidance from us, rather than a decade of “teaching” by others.
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