quote by john holt, “trust children. nothing could be more simple, or more difficult. difficult because to trust children we must learn to trust ourselves, and most of us were taught as children that we could not be trusted”
Read Homeschooling & Unschooling Quotes here!"My concern is not to improve 'education' but to do away with it, to end the ugly and anti-human business of people-shaping and to allow and help people to shape themselves.
What is essential is to realise that children learn independently, not in bunches; that they learn out of interest and curiosity, not to please or appease the adults in power; and that they ought to be in control of their own learning, deciding for themse