Upcoming EVENTS at bslc
BSLC Community Night/Open House!
@ 4-8 pm Thursday, November 17th
*potluck dinner at 6 pm*
THIS MONTH Featuring Blake Boles!
Join us in the BSLC common room. It's a chance for the BSLC Community to come together and for those who want to learn about what happens here at Bay State Learning Center to join us.
Feel free to bring:
- Family, any and all of them!
- Friends, old and young alike
There will be:
-And this month a chance to hear from Self Directed Learning Advocate Blake Boles! (See below for more info on Blake.) The evening will include a talk by Blake at 6:30 PM with plenty of opportunity for an interactive discussion and the chance to learn from Blake as he shares his insights and experiences and answers your questions.
We look forward to seeing you all!
Blake Boles is an author, educator, entrepreneur, world traveler, self-directed learning advocate, and trail runner. Blake builds exciting alternatives to traditional school for self-directed young people. He directs the company Unschool Adventures and is the author of The Art of Self-Directed Learning, Better Than College, and College Without High School. Blake recently launched a new website, OffTrail Learning, for young people who aren’t satisfied with traditional education and want to blaze their own trails through life.
Blake has delivered keynote presentations for homeschooling conferences, started a podcast, created a social network for young people opting out of college, and written about living nomadically. He and his work have appeared on TEDx, The Huffington Post, USA Today, The New York Times, The Christian Science Monitor, BBC Travel, Fox Business, Ignite, NPR affiliate radio, and the blogs of The Wall Street Journal and Wired.com.