Is unschooling anti-intellectual? Some of its roots might be, but modern unschoolers know that Self-Directed Education can lead to much more intellectual rigor and academic mastery than conventional schooling and school-at-home educational approaches.
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Wheatley, Karl. F. “Unschooling: A growing oasis for development and democracy,” Encounter: Education for Meaning and Social Justice 22, no. 2 (2009), 27-32.