Joseph Sarosy

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My 7-Year-Old Doesn’t Watch Any TV (And Doesn’t Want To)

We're not super-uptight about it. We're just doing other things.


The Best Weekend Field Trip With Your Kids? Go See Garbage Trucks at the Dump

It's a great way to explore nature with kids. A forest-school teacher explains.


How Elimination Communication Freed Us From Potty Training and Brought Us Joy

Poop faces are a wondrous thing.


We Moved Class Outside for the Pandemic. I’m Never Going Back

The events of the past year gave us an opportunity to take stock, to slow down, and get playful with education. It taught me a lot.


This Simple Rule Makes Quality Time With Kids So Much Better

And it made me a more engaged dad.


6 Tips for Creating an Engaging, Homeschool(ish) Environment For Kids

Teaching kids at home is tricky. These ground rules make it easier.


What It’s Like Living Off the Grid During Covid-19

Covid-19 has many people dreaming of greener pastures and living off the land. Here, ten families who currently live off the grid, discuss what their lives are like right now.


City Kids Can Explore Wilderness, Too. This Forest-School Teacher Explains How

Nature is, surprisingly, all over the place.