Watch Liz on KSL Studio 5 talking about the 3 learning spaces for every home!
It’s estimated that home school families will double this year. Set up these learning spaces to boost at-home education. If 2020 turned you into a home school mom, you’re in...Read more
What was the last movie your kids watched?
What was the last movie your kids asked you to turn on for them? If you have young kids, it was probably a cartoon and almost certainly a simple show created with kids...Read more
Why the Name "Alcott?"
Our name is inspired by trips taken to Concord, Massachusetts and visits to the Alcott family home, where Louisa May Alcott was raised. In such a beautiful and historical setting,...Read more
The Three Types of Education: Conveyor-Belt, High Pressure & Transformational
How do we educate whole human beings? Isn’t that what every parent wants for their child? To help their child become well-rounded not just academic? Capable of healthy relationships, creativity and...Read more
Will My Kids Fall Behind if I Homeschool?
If you use a high quality curriculum option, in most cases the answer is not only 'no,' but your child will likely get ahead, especially in areas where they have natural...Read more
The Alcott Learning Educational Philosophy
Early on in my career as a professional educator, I found myself (and many parents) wishing for a clearer picture of the essentials of excellent education. I treasured the educational principles shared by theorists like Maslow, Piaget,...Read more
Should I Homeschool?
Consider that homeschooling, even for a year, could be one of the best experiences you have in your family life. Here are a few questions to ask yourself to determine...Read more