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I do not anticipate a very long downtime, however, things may not look the same in a few weeks.
Are you concerned about wasting time and money jumping into college? Only 36% of students graduate in 4 years! More than 20 colleges, from Harvard to the University of Alabama, now recommend gap years to their accepted students.
Are you tired of other people telling you what to do with your future? Do you want to learn how to figure that out for yourself?
There are far more ways to succeed in life than most people realize.
The Great Connections Leap Year in Chicago is the nine-month gap year program that gives students 18-24 the life changing tools they need to make a better future for themselves.
- Radically strengthen your reasoning powers and knowledge
- Use great thinkers to find your own path
- Work on real-world problems with the help of accomplished mentors
- Make life-long friends
Learn how to live as a free person.
Applications must be received by July 8th to be considered for the 2019-2020 Leap Year Program scholarships. Please go to thegreatconnections.org or call 773-677-6418 and mention “Wired Homeschool” to be considered.
Thanks to Marsha Familaro Enright, the Program Director, for reaching out and letting me know this program is available to homeschoolers.
I got a nice little bit of swag from Osmo. Thanks to the team over at Osmo for sending this along.
A review of their Genius Kit is coming up on International Podcast Day (Sept 30).
Here’s another way to make sure you don’t lose your eclipse glasses.
I got a little salty in this video. The 5-second summary: Play the game WITH your kids and use common sense and the “threat level” goes way down. Hear more about my thoughts on Pokémon Go in episode 192 of the podcast.