The Teenage Liberation Handbook: How to Quit School and Get a Real Life and Education
The Teenage Liberation Handbook How to Quit School and Get a Real Life and Education Author:Grace Llewellyn An estimated 700,000 American children are now taught at home. This book tells teens how to take control of their lives and get a "real life." Young people can reclaim their natural ability to teach themselves and design a personalized education program. Grace Llewellyn explains the entire process, from making the decision to quit scho... more »ol, to discovering the learning opportunities available.« less
Great for opening your eyes to the true variety of experience beyond traditional schooling. However, the focus is entirely on "unschooling" - I would have liked to see more on alternative educational programs, vocational, etc.
Darcy H. (savvym) reviewed The Teenage Liberation Handbook: How to Quit School and Get a Real Life and Education on
This book changed my life. Even if you already graduated school, or can't quit ( I tried and changed my mind), it is a great way to challenge your ideas about education and how to live. Don't let the radical sounding title put you off from reading this fabulous testament to real learning and living! For everyone--kids, teens, parents, adults, old bachelors!