Friday, November 28, 2008

Computer games can be really engrossing

video here

Well duh, of course they can. But does this make them bad for children?

Thursday, November 13, 2008

home education among the safari animals

This is an absolutely glorious story about a girl whose first decade was spent with her parents (wildlife photographers) in the wilds of Africa.

After this decidedly unconventional start, she passed her baccalaureate and is starting university - formal schooling essential from age 4? I think not...