As you delve into the wonder-filled world of educating and/or homeschooling, there are some great resources out there to help you in your journey! While we provide a broad, comprehensive curricula with integrated subjects, there are some practical subjects we do not cover to complete … Read More
Little by little, one travels far.
OLD SPANISH PROVERB
It is rarely by leaps and bounds that we will accomplish much, but more often in the everyday, moment after moment. Inspired by the old Spanish Proverb, this blog is a space to encourage your journey in parenting, teaching, and making the most of your child(ren)'s education. Find resources, inspiration, and support here to stay present and engaged.
Here at Wisdom Wonder Project, we believe the development of character is essential to becoming well educated—not only gaining the knowledge of good character, but really internalizing its value and cultivating the desire to grow in good character. Without character, education is incomplete and potentially … Read More
Pandemic parenting is _______________ . (You fill in the blank.) Over the past week, I posed this question to parents, and they responded… Ceaseless. Survival. Unusual. Back to the basics. Consuming. Raw. Rewarding. Relentless. Enlightening. A job for three grown-ups. Stressful. Exposed. Exhausting. Vulnerable. An … Read More
How is everyone doing?? The realities of quarantine are settling in for us in new ways this week, and we’ve found ourselves trying to stave off the doldrums. Will we ever get to return to normal? What is normal exactly? The ocean is calling, and … Read More
As a professional author and storyteller, a father, and the husband of an award-winning schoolteacher and counselor, I have given a lot of thought to the most effective, most engaging ways to teach and to learn through stories. I want to share with you some … Read More
At the Wonder Conference, I felt a true sense of community among others who desire the same as me: to make new discoveries and enrich our home education. I love being challenged by new ideas and making sure I stay “fresh” in my teaching. I … Read More
Join us for a weekend that maximizes your home education, engage in wonder, & discover the essence of joyful learning. The Wisdom Wonder Project is hosting our first ever Wonder Conference this October––a comprehensive weekend of training for home-educators and education-enthusiasts alike. This conference is … Read More
We began a conversation today about a question that came up over one of my block units. The question was about why some activities appear to be repeated throughout the year. I thought it would be helpful to share my thoughts on this and also … Read More
This summer, our Wisdom Wonder Project curriculum is delving into exciting new realms. Summertime is a magical and free-flowing season, and we provide guided learning templates to match. As extensions of our Little Wonders collections, our summer months (June, July, & August) are a change … Read More
When you first move into a home or an apartment, before you start making meals in your new kitchen, it helps to check that you have some staple ingredients and equipment on hand. That way, you won’t one day find yourself stuck in the middle … Read More
The San Luis Obispo Classical Academy opened its doors back in 2005 as a one-room schoolhouse in a neighborhood garage. Since these humble beginnings, the school has spent the last fifteen years developing and honing its novel approach to education – classical (with a twist). … Read More