You don't have to homeschool your child in order to enhance her learning with experiences outside the classroom, according to author and education thought leader Clark Aldrich. In his book "Unschooling Rules: 55 Ways to Unlearn What We Know About Schools and Rediscover Education," Aldrich asserts that some of the best learning experiences happen outside the walls of a classroom and the boundaries of school curriculum. Incorporate some or all of Aldrich's "7 Cs of education" to round out your child's schooling and foster a love of learning.
Next: 1. Curricula: Explore What Your Child Loves
Next: 2. Content: Learn Beyond the Classroom
Next: 3. Coaching: Play a Role in Your Child's Education
Next: 4. Customization: Add Flexibility to Your Child's Learning
Next: 5. Community: Surround Your Child with Inspiring Peers
Next: 6. Credit: Document How Your Child Shines
Next: 7. [Day] Care: Evaluate Where Your Child Spends His Time