Podcasts | Raising Lifelong Learners

Why Self-Care Is Important For Our Children Too

 Self-care has become an increasingly popular topic in recent years, and for good reason. As parents, we simply must take care of ourselves in order to take care of our children. But what about our kids, especially those who are gifted and twice exceptional?...

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RLL #105: Parenting ADHD and Autism with Penny Williams

Parenting our neurodiverse kiddos, whether gifted or twice-exceptional kiddos (including autistic and ADHD), is just plain different. Typical parenting books and practices won't always work when we're trying to find ways to help our children become the very best...

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RLL #105: Parenting ADHD and Autism with Penny Williams

RLL #101: Project-Based Learning with Cindy West

Over the years, I have seen many parents of often quirky, definitely "out of the box" thinkers struggle to get their kiddos invested in their own learning.  One way to engage our gifted and twice exceptional kiddos at their own level is through project-based...

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RLL #101: Project-Based Learning with Cindy West

RLL #100: A Celebration of 100 Episodes!

It hardly seems possible we could be at our 100th Episode so quickly but here we are! These last few years have been a blast and we've had so much fun learning about our gifted / 2e / quirky, out-of-the-box kiddos while recording these episodes. We thought it would...

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RLL #100: An Anniversary Episode!

RLL #98: Enjoying Literature with Kendra Fletcher

Nearly every level of learning involves literature in some form, but the study of literature is really more than simply reciting plot lines or following themes. In this podcast, Colleen speaks with Kendra Fletcher, long-time homeschooler and teacher of all things...

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RLL #98: Enjoying Literature with Kendra Fletcher