I think this video has been around a while, but I only came across it last week after my mum sent it through to me, which to be honest was such a relief as it showed me she now ‘gets’ my way of thinking about my son’s education. Please watch the video and you will see a child who is refreshingly focused on being happy and healthy, rather than getting the best grades.

The blog I saw this video on summed up my thoughts exactly when it wrote ”¬†Education is often considered the foundation for creating a well rounded and productive society, but this belief usually stems from being sure that those coming out of the education system are able to keep the cogs of society turning in order to maintain profit margins of large companies in a system that requires constant growth. Instead of having creative and out-of-the-box-thinking¬†people.” – A great statement I will defo use when I’m struggling to sum up why we are choosing homeschooling…