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Nathen Lester

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Nathen Lester on the Challenges of Total Freedom

Off-Trail Learning

Nathen Lester, a long-time advisor at Not Back to School Camp and soon-to-be-licensed Couples and Family Therapist, discusses the challenges that people face when given large amounts of freedom at a young age. How do unschoolers and other liberated young people deal with perceived gaps in their knowledge? How do they motivate themselves? How do they tackle the unspoken obligation to “be amazing”? And what mental health concerns are unique to this group? Join us for a fascinating conversation about the ups and downs of total freedom.* * *Love the podcast? Help it exist with a per-episode contribution: www.offtraillearning.com/supportProvide feedback or suggest new topics/guests by emailing yourstruly@blakeboles.com.

1hr 4mins

10 Jan 2017