Project-based Homeschooling for Young Children: Interview with Lori Pickert, Part 3

This is Part 3 of my interview with Lori Pickert, author of Project-based Homeschooling: Mentoring Self-directed Learners.  Please click here to start with Part 1.  My questions have to do with getting started in Project-based Learning with such young children who obviously don't have the experience to direct their learning. I sent Lori six, multi-layered questions, and not … Continue reading Project-based Homeschooling for Young Children: Interview with Lori Pickert, Part 3

Project-based Homeschooling for Young Children: Interview with Lori Pickert, Part 2

This is Part 2 of my interview with Lori Pickert, author of Project-based Homeschooling: Mentoring Self-directed Learners.  Please click here to start with Part 1. My questions have to do with getting started in Project-based Learning with young children who obviously don't have the experience to direct their learning.  I sent Lori six, multi-layered questions, and not only … Continue reading Project-based Homeschooling for Young Children: Interview with Lori Pickert, Part 2

Project-based Homeschooling for Young Children: Interview with Lori Pickert, Part 1

Lori Pickert was the owner and director of a small, Reggio-inspired school, and she has also traveled around the country as an educational consultant "helping teachers and administrators explore authentic art, long-term projects, and Reggio-inspired learning." Later she began homeschooling her two boys, and now she's the author of Project-based Homeschooling: Mentoring Self-directed Learners. You can find her … Continue reading Project-based Homeschooling for Young Children: Interview with Lori Pickert, Part 1