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On the Life as a Lifeschooler podcast, Danielle Papageorgiou will seek to explore this definition in all its aspects, and to bring exposure to the educational value of the simple things we do every day with our children. In this podcast, she will interview other lifeschoolers, as well as popular homeschool leaders to discuss the idea of lifeschooling and what it looks like in various family situations. Some of her favorite guests are the “homeschool pioneers” who educated their children quite differently than according to the traditional model…wisdom that has been largely forgotten in today’s homeschool culture. Danielle has been homeschooling, or “lifeschooling,” for 14 years and started the biennial Lifeschooling Conference in 2016. She has a passion for helping other homeschoolers learn how to homeschool in a way that does not compete with family life, but actually enhances it and draws out each child’s unique gifts.

On the Life as a Lifeschooler podcast, Danielle Papageorgiou will seek to explore this definition in all its aspects, and to bring exposure to the educational value of the simple things we do every day with our children. In this podcast, she will interview other lifeschoolers, as well as popular homeschool leaders to discuss the idea of lifeschooling and what it looks like in various family situations. Some of her favorite guests are the “homeschool pioneers” who educated their children quite differently than according to the traditional model…wisdom that has been largely forgotten in today’s homeschool culture. Danielle has been homeschooling, or “lifeschooling,” for 14 years and started the biennial Lifeschooling Conference in 2016. She has a passion for helping other homeschoolers learn how to homeschool in a way that does not compete with family life, but actually enhances it and draws out each child’s unique gifts.
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On the Life as a Lifeschooler podcast, Danielle Papageorgiou will seek to explore this definition in all its aspects, and to bring exposure to the educational value of the simple things we do every day with our children. In this podcast, she will interview other lifeschoolers, as well as popular homeschool leaders to discuss the idea of lifeschooling and what it looks like in various family situations. Some of her favorite guests are the “homeschool pioneers” who educated their children quite differently than according to the traditional model…wisdom that has been largely forgotten in today’s homeschool culture. Danielle has been homeschooling, or “lifeschooling,” for 14 years and started the biennial Lifeschooling Conference in 2016. She has a passion for helping other homeschoolers learn how to homeschool in a way that does not compete with family life, but actually enhances it and draws out each child’s unique gifts.

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Episodes

How to Raise Children Who Love God

9/19/2019
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It’s easy to slip into the thinking that if we just homeschool, all will turn out fine. Our children will grow up to love God; they will be well-educated and spiritually mature, always following the Lord and living godly lives. Wrong. A quick search of the internet will prove this is simply not the case. […] The post How to Raise Children Who Love God appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:30:49

Lifeschooling and Books – Konur Papageorgiou

9/3/2019
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I always love sitting down and having a good chat with my son, Konur. I feel blessed that we connect so easily on so many topics and this boy is wise beyond his years! On this episode, I wanted to talk with him about his lifeschooling journey in general, and then specifically talk about what […] The post Lifeschooling and Books – Konur Papageorgiou appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:31:32

Blessing the Next Generation – Pat Fenner

8/22/2019
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Have you ever wondered why we don’t take the Bible more seriously when it comes to the topic of blessing our children and what it might look like on a practical level? What a fun talk I had about this topic with Pat Fenner, author of Blessing the Next Generation, on this week’s episode! Pat […] The post Blessing the Next Generation – Pat Fenner appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:39:40

Special Needs and Lifeschooling – Julie Polanco

8/8/2019
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For this episode, I enjoyed talking with Julie Polanco about lifeschooling and how beautifully it has fit with her unique family situation of dealing not only with multiple food allergies, but also special needs! Julie Polanco loves Jesus and leads worship for the women’s ministry at her local church. But, her job is a 16+-year […] The post Special Needs and Lifeschooling – Julie Polanco appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:47:42

Best of Life as a Lifeschooler: Unhurried Homeschooling with Durenda Wilson

7/25/2019
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We hope you are enjoying your summer break! Here’s one of our best episodes to brighten your summer day: For this episode, I had the pleasure of chatting with Durenda Wilson, author of The Unhurried Homeschooler, a mercifully short book on homeschooling, and Unhurried Grace for a Mom’s Heart. I just love Durenda’s heart for unhurried […] The post Best of Life as a Lifeschooler: Unhurried Homeschooling with Durenda Wilson appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:44:03

Best of Life as a Lifeschooler: Co-ops: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

7/11/2019
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We hope you are enjoying your summer break! Here’s one of our best episodes to brighten your summer day: What makes homeschool co-ops good? And what makes them bad or downright ugly? Are there certain things that we should look for when we try to find a co-op? On this episode, veteran homeschooler Christi Deason […] The post Best of Life as a Lifeschooler: Co-ops: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:38:51

Best of Life as a Lifeschooler: The Joy of Relationship Homeschooling with Karen Campbell

6/27/2019
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We hope you are enjoying your summer break! Here’s one of our best episodes to brighten your summer day: On this episode, I talk to one of my new favorite pioneer homeschoolers, Karen Campbell, about relationship homeschooling! Interestingly, I went to college with Karen’s daughter, Mollie, but didn’t know her very well and had no […] The post Best of Life as a Lifeschooler: The Joy of Relationship Homeschooling with Karen Campbell appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:33:05

Best of Life as a Lifeschooler: Unhurried Homeschooling with Ana Willis

6/13/2019
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We hope you are enjoying your summer break! Here’s one of our best episodes to brighten your summer day: What a joy to chat again with my friend, Ana Willis! Ana calls herself an “unhurried homeschooler,” giving a nod to one of her (and my) homeschool mentors, Durenda Wislon. (Both Durenda and Ana will be […] The post Best of Life as a Lifeschooler: Unhurried Homeschooling with Ana Willis appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:28:46

Homeschool Bravely – Jamie Erickson

4/25/2019
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On this episode, I talk with Jamie Erickson about her book, Homeschool Bravely, and how moms can learn to overcome their fear in homeschooling, trusting that God will complete a good work in their children. Jamie Erickson taught elementary school before becoming a mother. When her first child turned five she made the decision to […] The post Homeschool Bravely – Jamie Erickson appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:31:31

Schedule or Routine?

3/28/2019
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Do you follow a segmented schedule, complete with time slots, or more of a routine in your homeschool? Or perhaps you relate to Christi’s description of a “rhythm”! On this episode, Christi Deason joins us once again, this time to discuss scheduling. While scheduling is definitely not natural for either of us, Christi talks about […] The post Schedule or Routine? appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:45:28

Prioritizing Relationships in Your Homeschool

2/28/2019
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Disclosure: Some of the links below are affiliate links, meaning, at no additional cost to you, I will earn a commission if you click through and make a purchase. Christi Deason joins the show again, this time to chat about the importance of prioritizing relationships in the homeschool. We talk about the two priority […] The post Prioritizing Relationships in Your Homeschool appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:42:12

Favorite Homeschooling Books – How Tos

1/24/2019
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On the last episode, Favorite Homeschooling Books – Philosophy, we look a look at some of my favorite homeschooling books related to educational philosophy. If you missed it, be sure to go back and have a listen! It is important to form our own beliefs about education and develop/refine a philosophy. Now I want to […] The post Favorite Homeschooling Books – How Tos appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:32:15

Favorite Homeschooling Books – Philosophy

1/10/2019
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There’s just something about winter that lends itself to reading. It’s that time of year for comfort food, a favorite hot drink, and curling up by a fire with a good book. There are even cultural traditions centered around reading during the winter months. In Iceland, they celebrate something called Jolabokaflod, or “Christmas Book Flood.” […] The post Favorite Homeschooling Books – Philosophy appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:31:23

Lifeschooling with Boys – Hal and Melanie Young

12/28/2018
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On this episode of Life as a Lifeschooler, I talk with Hal and Melanie Young about their homeschooling/lifeschooling journey and about what that looked like with boys. Hal & Melanie are the award-winning authors of Raising Real Men, My Beloved and My Friend: How to Be Married to Your Best Friend Without Changing Spouses, and […] The post Lifeschooling with Boys – Hal and Melanie Young appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Radio Network.

Duration:01:02:18

Lifeschooling and The Arts (Part 2) – Lorina Harris

12/13/2018
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(There is a bit of an echo in this recording. Apologies!) In part 2 of my interview with Lorina Harris, we focus more on what their own homeschool looks like. We start with a discussion of the importance of art with regard to academics. Studies have shown that involvement in the arts actually boosts test […] The post Lifeschooling and The Arts (Part 2) – Lorina Harris appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:18:43

Lifeschooling and The Arts (Part 1) – Lorina Harris

11/22/2018
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Episode 23 Lorina Harris is married to her husband, Cornelis, and they have two children that they have homeschooled for 18 years. Originally from Queens New York, Lorina has had the pleasure of being raised seeing great art in the museums and galleries, of NYC. Lorina started and completed her baseline year at the University […] The post Lifeschooling and The Arts (Part 1) – Lorina Harris appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:18:32

Missions, Movies, and Lifeschooling (Part 1) – David Cook

10/25/2018
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On this episode of Life as a Lifeschooler, Danielle talks to David Cook, a former MK who was homeschooled and now works on many of the Christian film sets. David grew up on the mission field in Spain. A homeschool graduate, in 2001 he started working in media, both radio and television in Spain. In […] The post Missions, Movies, and Lifeschooling (Part 1) – David Cook appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:15:43

Mentorship and Lifeschooling – Craig and Deana Thompson

10/11/2018
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One of the most inspiring and impactful ways to help educate our children is through mentorship. On this episode of Life as a Lifeschooler, I had the opportunity to talk with Craig and Deana Thompson, who have helped each of their children through an intense and amazing mentorship program that Craig designed for them. Craig and […] The post Mentorship and Lifeschooling – Craig and Deana Thompson appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:34:34

Living Books and Lifeschooling – Michelle Miller Howard

9/20/2018
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Today we are talking to Michelle Miller Howard, author of TruthQuest History. For over 20 years, Michelle has been a librarian, home-education consultant, author, columnist, and speaker, specializing in top-quality living books, educational vision, and history instruction. It began in 1985, when she pioneered, funded, and acquired a library of such rare children’s literature, which […] The post Living Books and Lifeschooling – Michelle Miller Howard appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool...

Cancer and Lifeschooling – Barbara McCoskey

8/28/2018
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Recently I had the lovely opportunity to combine our kids’ movie planning meeting along with a podcast recording session with my dear friend and cancer survivor, Barbara McCoskey! What fun lifeschooling as we all worked together on our projects (and the little kids played in the pool as we watched from the window)! Barbara and […] The post Cancer and Lifeschooling – Barbara McCoskey appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:32:51