Fare of the Free Child

Ep 230: Marley on Studies, Reflections, and Self-Inquiry

September 29, 2021 Akilah S. Richards Season 7 Episode 230
Fare of the Free Child
Ep 230: Marley on Studies, Reflections, and Self-Inquiry
Show Notes

Subject Sprint: a learning method for designing a mindful approach towards learning and structure in a sustainable way. - Marley

What does productivity look like and feel like when we get to choose topics that interest us? #maddquestionaskin

This week on #fofcpod, Marley Richards, 17-year-old unschooler and SDE advocate, brings a follow-up from Episode 193: Developing a Self-directed Mindset. She speaks about her learning struggles in 2020, and the ways she used Subject Sprints  to re-center her passions.

Marley asks and invites questions about the progression of education, the differences between quantity and quality, the real meaning of productivity, managing feelings of perfectionism, self-care as a point of clarity, and more. This path has broadened her access to different opinions, and ways to communicate, showing up as a constant progression, a transformative and helpful structure that has boosted her sense of fulfillment and her confidence.

Thinking of a mentor session with Marley?

She’s open to a few of those.

Learn more here.

In addition to our new patreon supporters, we also beam our deep gratitude to all of the folks who helped us fund and actualize the translation of Raising Free People Book en Español. ¡Gracias!

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