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I want to stay home: coping with school refusal

From time to time, kids during their primary and secondary years may go through stages where they don\’t want to attend school. This may take the shape of, \’I feel sick, I don\’t think I can go to school\’, or \’I hate school, I want to stay home\’. Just like adults sometimes don\’t want to […] … learn more→

Enthusiasm for the environment

Most kids love to be outdoors. A two-year-old jumping onto a pile of leaves in the park is probably not aware of it, but nature is one huge outdoor learning classroom. Children enjoy touching, wondering and caring for leaves, shells, seeds, flowers, and insects. And with this enjoyment, comes heaps of unstructured learning. Nature awakens […] … learn more→