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Laura Bowman

8 Podcast Episodes

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October 9, 2020 - Ontario wants to build more highways, and we talk about it with Laura Bowman of Ecojustice

Tree Planters: A podcast about change for a better world

With new highways proposed in the GTA, there are concerns about a boondoggle waste of taxpayer's money that goes toward increased sprawl, increased congestion, and increased threats to the environment.We talk with Laura Bowman, lawyer for Ecojustice, about threats that new highways pose to sensitive natural areas, to communities, and to the Greenbelt.Show links:Map of where the Bradford Bypass is proposedMap of where the 413 is proposedArchived report on feasibility of proposed highway corridor (outlining that it isn't necessarily the best option)Notice exempting the Bradford Bypass from an environmental assessmentSupport the show (https://www.patreon.com/treeplanterspodcast)

37mins

21 Oct 2020

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Let's Go State - Laura Bowman

Let's Go State

Brian Tripp sits down with former Women's Hockey star Laura Bowman! Tune in to learn more about her medical school journey.

17mins

28 Apr 2020

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COMMERCIAL HEADSHOT TIP - Laura Bowman - Top L.A. Commercial Agent

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1min

9 Apr 2020

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Laura Bowman: Rediscovers her creative imperative through fiber art

The Fiber Artist Podcast with Cindy Bokser

Episode 19 - Laura Bowman tells us about her creative journey, from metal to fiber, from homeschooling mom to fiber artist. Hosted by Cindy Bokser of Niroma Studio. Instagram: @laurabowman.artist Video: https://niromastudio.com/pages/the-fiber-artist-podcast More on Niroma Studio here:  https://niromastudio.com

58mins

21 Oct 2019

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EU174: Unschooling Teens at Camp with Laura Bowman

Exploring Unschooling

Laura Bowman is the founder of the East Tennessee Unschooled Summer Camp for teens and previous guests have said wonderful things about their camp experience. We dive into Laura’s unschooling journey, how the camp came to life in 2010, what a day at camp looks like, the idea behind the Mentor Groups, reluctant campers, and lots more.Questions for LauraCan you share with us a bit about you and your family?How did you discover unschooling and what did your family’s move to unschooling look like?You host the East Tennessee Unschooled Summer Camp for teens. In the last few months, Alec and Max have been on the podcast and both talked about how much they’ve enjoyed the experience. I’d love to hear the story behind how the camp came to be.Daily meetings with their Mentor Group are one of the few things required of campers during the week—I imagine that’s because you’ve found them to be a valuable part of the camp experience. Can you share more about them? How do they help?What does a day at camp look like?What would your advice be for parents who may wish this kind of experience for their teen but find they seem to be reluctant?What are you most looking forward to at camp this year?Links to things mentioned in the show: For more info, check out the East Tennessee Unschooled Summer Camp (for teens) on their website, Facebook page, Facebook group, and watch their compilation video from ETUSC 2018 For more info on the Autodidact Radical Gathering of Homeschoolers (ARGH), gathering for families visit their website and Facebook pageCheck out my podcast conversations with Max VerNooy and Alec TraasethLearn more about the Childhood Redefined Unschooling Summit. Enrollment is closed right now, but you can sign up to be notified when it opens again in the fall.Episode TranscriptRead the transcript here

56mins

2 May 2019

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Laura Bowman: Reading and Math in an Unschooling Context

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Laura Bowman, Director of ETUSC, East Tennessee Unschooling Summer Camp, and Radical Unschooling mom, shares her family approach to Reading and Math.Laura Bowman is a radical unschooling mom of 3 amazing kids, an artist, and music lover. She is the Director of ETUSC (East Tennessee Unschooled Summer Camp), a 7 night secular camp for approximately 80 unschooling teens (13-18) from all over the country. She is also the Coordinator of ARGH (Autodidactic Radical Gathering of Homeschoolers), a bi-annual casual gathering for unschooling families. You can find her during the warm months on her porch making art, going for morning walks with the family dog while listening to music or audiobooks, and trying to get to the lake or river whenever possible; during the cold months she’ll be wrapped in a blanket watching Netflix, trying not to leave the house, and making art in her studio. She enjoys talking about vegan nutrition, family, art, and music...as well as the conundrum of being a social introvert with anxiety who organizes big social events.

4mins

3 Aug 2017

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Laura Bowman- A Journey into Radical Unschooling

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Laura Bowman, Director of ETUSC, East Tennessee Unschooling Summer Camp, shares her beginnings into Radical Unschooling, which she has been doing for around 17 years.Laura Bowman is a radical unschooling mom of 3 amazing kids, an artist, and music lover. She is the Director of ETUSC (East Tennessee Unschooled Summer Camp), a 7 night secular camp for approximately 80 unschooling teens (13-18) from all over the country. She is also the Coordinator of ARGH (Autodidactic Radical Gathering of Homeschoolers), a bi-annual casual gathering for unschooling families. You can find her during the warm months on her porch making art, going for morning walks with the family dog while listening to music or audiobooks, and trying to get to the lake or river whenever possible; during the cold months she’ll be wrapped in a blanket watching Netflix, trying not to leave the house, and making art in her studio. She enjoys talking about vegan nutrition, family, art, and music...as well as the conundrum of being a social introvert with anxiety who organizes big social events.

3mins

29 Jul 2017

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Laura Bowman: Los inicios de una mamá Unschooler Radical

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Laura Bowman, Fundadora de ETUSC, East Tennessee Unschooling Summer Camp, comparte sus comienzos en Unschooling Radical, lo que ha estado practicando por cerca de 17 años. Laura Bowman es una madre radical de unschooling de 3 niños asombrosos, una artista y amante de la música. Ella es la directora de ETUSC (East Tennessee Unschooled Summer Camp), un campamento secular de 7 noches para aproximadamente 80 adolescentes no escolarizados (13-18) de todo el país. También es Coordinadora de ARGH(Reunión autodidáctica radical de Homeschoolers), una reunión bianual ocasional para las familias del unschooling. Usted puede encontrarla durante los meses calurosos haciendo arte en el pórtico, paseando por la mañana con el perro de la familia mientras que escucha la música o audiolibros e intentando ir al lago o al río siempre que le sea posible; Durante los meses fríos estará envuelta en una manta mirando a Netflix, tratando de no dejar la casa, y haciendo arte en su estudio.Le gusta hablar de nutrición vegana, familia, arte y música ... así como el enigma de ser una introvertida social con ansiedad que organiza grandes eventos s

3mins

27 Jul 2017