Issy aka Stark Raving Dad

Heeeyyy I’m Issy,
aka Stark Raving Dad

I’m a home education writer and podcaster offering the support and encouragement to help you and your children live the life you want to, not just the one you’re told you should.
Why do I write about home schooling?

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In this episode I'm sharing the seven things that contribute the most to balance, personal growth, and fulfilment in our home. More

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Allowing our children to grow

Imagine you are walking through a forest. You pass patches of flowers, flax bushes, ferns, and vines. You follow a line of low shrubs, your eyes drawn up into the… MoreAllowing our children to grow


You know the child. She’s the one who doesn’t fit neatly in the classroom box. The one we label a problem. The one we try to change. More

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