Bucks Learning Cooperative
315 W. Maple Avenue, Langhorne, PA
Do you know a teen who’s bored or frustrated with school? Who wants more out of life? Who’s looking for a welcoming community?
Come to our open house and meet our staff, members and parents! Find out how self-directed learning can help teens create the education they want now, while building a path towards college, career, entrepreneurship, vocation, travel and more.
Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 7:00-8:30pm
Rider University, Science and Technology Center, Lecture Hall 102
Blake Boles, self-directed learning advocate, author, host of Off Trail Learning podcast, and director of Unschool Adventures, will present his talk “Yes, You Can Quit Traditional High School and Everything Will Be Okay.”
Blake and his work have appeared on TEDx, The Huffington Post, USA Today, The New York Times, The Christian Science Monitor, BBC Travel, Psychology Today, Fox Business, NPR affiliate radio, an internationally screened education documentary, and the blogs of Wired and The Wall Street Journal. Learn more at www.blakeboles.com.
At this free event, Blake will discuss many different alternative educational paths and their potential advantages and disadvantages. He will cover homeschooling, unschooling, Self-Directed Learning centers, alternative schools, charter schools, community college and more. If you have any reservations about traditional schooling, this presentation will empower you to make the best decisions for you or your family.