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The latest batch of homeschooler cooperative classes is now available at AJCW. Classes start next week so contact those instructors soon to assure your child’s spot. I personally will be leading another creative writing session and a philosophy social club. Here are the details for my classes offerings: Creative Writing Workshop 9:45a – 10:45a In […]

  This fall there is another 6 week session at AJCW for homeschoolers and unschoolers of all ages. Some of the offerings are American Sign Language, one-on-one math tutoring, art, phonics, the study of Buddhism, US history for young people , creative writing, Spanish, and the archeology of Mesopotamia to name just a few. There […]

Elmhurst Park District Home School Science Classes This program will utilize a “one room school house” style, where multiple instructors work with various age groups during lab exercises and other activities. Parents are welcome to watch and participate. Schedule: DAY DATES TOPIC GRADES Thursday Sept. 6-27 Introduction to Biology K-6 Friday Sept. 7-28 Introduction to […]

I am pausing one moment in the height of summer bliss to look forward to the smorgasbord of classes we will be privy to this fall. I will do additional posts about offerings as they crop up, but here is a large sampling of what is going on so far. PLEASE do not contact me […]

  AJCW has a 6 week Fall semester of co-op classes listed now for young kids up to teens. Looks like tons of fun offerings, like American Sign Language, Model United Nations, Creative Writing (taught by yours truly),the Art of Mentoring, Personal Finance & Riot Grrrlzz  ! The prices are reasonable too. Visit AJCW  blog […]

AJCW has a 6 week spring semester of co-op classes listed now for kids ages 4 and up. Looks like tons of fun offerings, like Japanese, comic drawing, history, soccer, tween club, you name it! The prices look reasonable too. Visit Amy’s blog for information on how to sign up.

AJ Collective Workshops (AJCW) Thursdays! – All NEW Classes for this Winter 2012! Inspired by the creativity of our children, we facilitate workshops with an emphasis on child-led learning. All classes held at the Ethical Humanist Society at 7574 N. Lincoln Ave, Skokie on Thursdays, January 12th – March 29th (no class Jan. 26th or […]

Interested in being part of a once a week homeschool co-op, conveniently located in Oak Park? The Community Co-op for Near West Homeschoolers offers classes in Studio Art, PE, Writer’s Workshop, Science, Tot PE, Tot Art and more! Families attend together and parents lead classes. The co-op offers educational enrichment, social opportunities, and hey, parents […]

Its not like science hasn’t saved your ass before.  Great inventions have cooked the bacteria out of your meat, drilled the decay out of your teeth and got you to the 33rd floor for your meeting without costing you more movement than a pokey index finger. But how much time have you spent really thinking […]

A message from Jill. Please contact her if your child is interested in these classes. Her contact info is at the bottom.   Hello, Scoutin’ Around Families!   Fall has ended and we’re looking forward to the holidays…and the winter season of Scoutin’ Around at Emily Oaks! Encourage your kids to stay active this winter […]

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