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Homeschooling and Socialization
"But when a child is doing something she's passionately interested in, she grows like a tree - in all directions. This is how children learn. How children grow. They send down a taproot like a tree in dry soil. The tree may be stunted but it sends out these roots, and suddenly one of these little taproots goes down and strikes a source of water. And the whole tree grows." - John Holt. Learning all the time.
Interesting article on learning. Test-Taking Cements Knowledge Better Than Studying, Researchers Say - NYTimes.com