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Homeschool to Higher Ed with Kayla Fox

Homesteads and Homeschools

Release Date: 06/11/2019

Gore Galore: GVQ Update #9 show art Gore Galore: GVQ Update #9

Homesteads and Homeschools

So much poultry last month. So much death this month. Find out why on today's recap. And find out what's coming up in the

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Make the Dirt Work with Gonzo show art Make the Dirt Work with Gonzo

Homesteads and Homeschools

A homesteading adventure this week with guest Gonzo from the Homesteaded Homeschool Discord server! We talked about his setup and how he has gone about turning tough clay soil into something that can grow vegetables. We discussed a few different techniques he's used including lasagna gardening and mushroom compost. Gardening isn't the only thing he does, though, Gonzo also has some ducks and chickens and we discussed his future plans for meat on the homestead.

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All The Different Types with Colleen Puckett show art All The Different Types with Colleen Puckett

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This week Colleen Puckett, a Georgia homeschooling mom came on to talk about so many alternatives to the public school system. We talked about homeschooling, private schooling, public "homeschooling," distance learning, and how to make it all work working form home with a two-year old.

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This week, I was joined by Aaron from Tyrant Farms. Aaron and his wife have been gardening for a number of years and have moved into the permaculture realm. We talked about permaculture, foraging, how they got to where they are, and of course ducks, because what else can you get from a self-described duck evangelist?

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Homesteads and Homeschools

It's been a long time coming, but it finally happened! The Liberty Hippie is joined today by Dan and Cala of The System is Down Podcast. Dan and Cala tried homeschooling for a bit, but ended up sending their kids to a private school. We talked today about how they've been dealing with the shutdown, and what has been working for them.

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Poultry Galore: GVQ April Update show art Poultry Galore: GVQ April Update

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A Voluntary Homestead with the Voluntary Contrarian show art A Voluntary Homestead with the Voluntary Contrarian

Homesteads and Homeschools

The Liberty Hippie is joined today by fellow homesteading podcaster, the Voluntary Contrarian. They talked about getting his new homestead set up in the PNW and his future plans for his setup. Go check out the Liberty Hippie on Patreon, and check out the bonus content they recorded after the show.

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Is This Homeschooling with Julie Borowski show art Is This Homeschooling with Julie Borowski

Homesteads and Homeschools

This week to discuss some of the differences between homeschooling and what many parents in the United States are facing now is Julie Borowski. We talked about her education growing up, the future plans for her son, and the ways that the Corona Virus shut down has impacted her and her son's routine.

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Desert Bunnies with Harley S show art Desert Bunnies with Harley S

Homesteads and Homeschools

Harley S. is here this week to talk about a plethora of things, including getting back into gardening in a totally new environment, sharing some knowledge on rabbits, and how to find a breed good for the warmer climates, as well as homeschooling! Harley does it all and we talked about it all!

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Homesteads and Homeschools

JW Weatherman, creator of MathBot.com joins the show for episode number 63 to talk about MathBot can help encourage students to learn how to code, as well as some other free resources available to students and parents. We talked about JW's history as a college professor and how his journey led him to create an excellent avenue for children to learn a tool that will inevitably help them in the future.

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This week on Homesteads and Homeschools, the Liberty Hippie is joined by former homeschooler, currently in pursuit of a PhD, Kayla Fox. Kayla is from Texas and went did her undergrad work near home before venturing north to Montana for some of her PhD work. We discussed some of her experiences homeschooling, as well as her experiences making the transition from homeschool to college. After the interview with Kayla, the Liberty Hippie talks about some politicians in Kentucky trying to meddle in some homeschool affairs by hindering the ability of "truant" students to be removed from public school and enrolled in an homeschool program.

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