Philosophy and Approach

Rebecca values the freedom and flexibility that home education allows. She is respectful of the varied philosophies found within the homeschooling community. With this in mind, she collaborates with parents to choose learning approaches and experiences that fit the family and meet the child's educational needs. Her services supplement and complement what parents provide for their children.

In all her work with children and teens, Rebecca
~ responds to learning styles, interests, and developmental needs.
~ nurtures strengths as the foundation for further growth.
~ appreciates creativity and individuality.
~ facilitates active learning experiences.
~ works with families to make their children's learning engaging, relevant, and stress-free.

Her classes and tutoring sessions
~ involve a balance of exploration and discovery, reflection and analysis, and direct instruction.
~ are interactive and student-centered.
~ reflect Rebecca's own excitement about teaching and learning.

 

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