Deschooling During Summer & All Year: Myths & Tips



We often hear from parents who are planning to use the summer break after their child exited traditional school to deschool them. This seems like a good idea -- in theory. Summer is a long break, during the longest days of the year, with friends and opportunities all around to allow children to relax and have fun. Deschooling during summer seems like the perfect time to get them ready to homeschool, right? Well, maybe not.


Myth: Deschooling is Perfect to do in Summer

Fact: Summer Break is Still Part of School