LIVE Chat 10/24/23: Gather 'Round Philosophy – Gather 'Round Homeschool Canada

LIVE Chat 10/24/23: Gather 'Round Philosophy

by Rebecca Spooner on October 27, 2023
Heard of Gather 'Round but have no idea what we're about? Come get to know the founder to learn more about the philosophy behind this curriculum and what sets it apart. You have a right to know who is behind the companies you support . . . and here at Gather 'Round, we choose transparency.


00:30 Welcome/Intro

4:14 Updates on what God is doing (Rebecca shares what has been on her heart)

5:40 Who am I? Rebecca talks a bit about her background, writing, and what inspired her to create Gather ‘Round Homeschool.

8:45 Disconnect

  • 9:30 Is Gather ‘Round Charlotte Mason?
  • 9:55 Getting placed in a box
  • 11:08 Homeschool Curriculum /How Gather ‘Round was born
  • 12:33 I can’t do everything
  • 13:57 Praying and seeking God
  • 14:20 The background of the model of Gather ‘Round Homeschool

17:35 Less is More

18:21 Education + Connection

19:16 Gather ‘Round Homeschool is different

20:00 What type of education are we going after?

23:01 What is the goal or big picture?

24:22 Updates/Questions/2024 updates

  • 26:16 Pets Sample is out! Get it HERE!
  • 29:04 Renaissance and Revival is currently in progress. You can hear a bit about the details of this unit. It’s going to be great!
  • 39:10 How long does a unit take?
  • 39:34 BIG news in the LIVE next week
  • 40:15 James mini unit

42:30 Wrap-Up