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Unschooling Q+A with Sue Patterson


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This is episode 58 and today I’m here with Sue Patterson answering some of your unschooling questions.

Sue Patterson, a homeschooling mom with over 20 years of experience, is also an author, and an unschooling coach. She helps families who aren’t happy with their educational situations, and shows them how learning more about unschooling might help. She runs Unschooling Mom2Mom – which is available on all the social media platforms – and wants to be sure families know they have options!

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Co-Parent: We answer the question of how to get your partner on board with unschooling.

School: We answer the question of what to do if your child says they want to go to school.

Technology: We answer the question of how to respond if all your kid wants to do is stare at a screen.

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I work from an island in the Pacific Northwest, where I live wild and free in connection with my hilarious husband and three growing sailors in our fixer upper on the beach. I authentically live this healing work out loud raising my own neurodivergent family (inner child included) and draw on my decades of education and experience (I've done all the nerdy work so you don't have to) to guide a revolution of overwhelmed parents just like you to feeling at peace within yourself, consciously connected with your children, embraced by a supportive community, and enjoying a values-aligned life you love.

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