Guest post by Wendy Priesnitz.
Classic not-back-to-school question: “But what if a child doesn’t choose to learn math?” But that’s the issue, see. A child who lives and learns without schooling doesn’t have to choose to learn math! Learning math is a notion created and perpetuated by a group of adult experts who think that children need to be taught certain things – like it or not, for their own good. And, really, the question is more about being taught math than learning it – and one doesn’t necessary follow the other.
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