Research and News


Homeschooling research and news

Research



MacLean's Scott Gilmore Video Game Research


Fraser Institute Report Released on Canadian Homeschooling 2015


Fraser Institute Report Executive Summary


Frasier Institute Report, 2007, "Homeschooling: From the Extreme to the Mainstream"


Gray and Riley, 2013 Online Blog Survey of 75 Grown Unschoolers


Gray and Riley, 2011 Online Blog Survey of 232 Current Unschooling Parents


Martin-Chang, 2011 Concordia University Study, Testing on 12 Unschoolers. (See Videos for in-depth analysis of the study)


Summerhill School, UK, established since 1921


Sudbury Valley Schools, Worldwide, established since 1968


2015 Statistics Canada Study - Private School Students do Better Than Public, Because of Parent Involvement, Rather than Teaching Style or Classroom Resources


2005 - UK Research Supports Homeschooling Better than school for Non-affluent Families






Homeschooling in The News-Canada



Video


Global How To Homeschool In Alberta - July 2020


BT TV Homeschooling Myths - August 2020


Global TV What is Unschooling - August 2020


BT TV How to Homeschool - July 2020


CBC Podcast on Home-Based Learning:Expert Tips begin at 33:30 - April 2020


AHA offers Homeschooling Tips in Hello! Magazine - April 2020


QR77 Andrew Shultz and Sue Deyel "Unschooling" Podcast - Aug 2020

CBC Eyeopener Homeschooling in Alberta - May 2020

Podcast-CBC Eyeopener Homeschooling


CBC New Notification Only Option - August 2020

Calgarys Child Magazine "Responsibilities and Rights" - August 2020

CHQR Danielle Smith "Online Learning or Home Education August 2020

Podcast-Jack Spirko Unschooling - 2019


QR77 Angela Kokott "Unschooling" Podcast - Sept 2019

Global TV Unschooling in Alberta - August 2019


CTV "How to Unschool" 2019


Global TV "Tips for Managing Screen Time" November 2019


BT TV "Unschooling" 2018


Podcast-Unschooling and Self-Directed Education with Ben Green 2018


CTV TV "Unschooling" 2018


Podcast-CBC Homeschooling 2017


Global TV "How to Homeschool" 2015


Global TV "How to Homeschool" 2002


Motivational Mondays 2016


Alberta Prime Time Interview on Home Education 2016


Podcast-Homeschooling with Saralyn 2016


Podcast-Unschooling To University with Robyn Robertson 2016


CTV-Alberta Prime Time TV "What is Unschooling? Part 1" 2011


CTV-Alberta Prime Time TV "What is Unschooling? Part 2" 2011


City TV "Unschooling" 2010


Print

2020 CBC Homeschooling Increases

2020 Global Education Alternatives

2020 MacLean's Scott Gilmore's article on Benefits of Video Gaming

2020 CTV Tips for Homeschooling August


2020 Todays Parent Magazine "5 Ways Unschooling Promotes Creativity"

2019 Todays Parent Magazine "11 Academic Benefits of Unschooling"

2019 Todays Parent Magazine "Nurturing Curiosity With Unschooling"

2018 The Globe and Mail "Unschooled Kids Learn What They Want"

2016 The Globe and Mail "Homeschooling Parents Fear an Erosion of Rights"

2016 Calgary Journal "Schools Out Forever"

2016 PDF Calgary Journal "Schools Out Forever"

2016 "9 Elephants in the Classroom that Should Unsettle Us"

2015 "How Homeschooling Breeds Broader Minds"

2015 The Star "Why One Family Practices Unschooling"

2014 Smithsonian Magazine "Unschooled Kids do Just Fine in College"

2014 The Globe and Mail "Unschooling is a Luxury for the Wealthy"

2014 Montreal Gazette "No Marks, No Classes, No School"

2011 Canadian Family Magazine "Forget Homeschooling; They'll Figure it Out Themselves"

2011 Macleans Magazine "Unschooling has its Appeal, but can it Work"

2011 National Post "The Politics of Unschooling"

2010 Globe and Mail "Schools out Forever"

2010 PDF The Globe and Mail "Schools out Forever"

2010 PDF Calgary Herald/Windsor Star "Can Kids Teach Themselves?




Homeschooling in The News-World


Homeschooling research and news

5 Reasons why Homeschooling is the Best Way to Teach Kids, by Business Insider


2018 China "Even though illegal, Chinese parents insist on homeschooling."


14 Famous Homeschoolers


2017 Australia "https://www.thechronicle.com.au/news/no-teachers-no-grades-city-family-backs-unschoolin/3195457/"


Excellent Article on How Secular and Unschooling Homeschooling is Growing"


2017 USA "Elon Musk Unschools His Children"


2017 USA Business Insider "Homeschooling Loses it's Stigma; Growing Worldwide"


2017 England - This UK Family Learns by Playing Video Games


2017 Australia, The Victoria Age "Unschooler Builds 3d Printer" - Melbourne Australia


2017 NSW Australia "Separated Mother Wins Landmark Ruling to Keep Homeschooling"


Sir Ken Robinson

Sir Ken Robinson, speaker of the most watched TEDTalk, "Schools Kill Creativity," speaks in Calgary

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