Maybe it’s because we’re both teachers or maybe it’s a question that all parents of traveling families get, but we get asked a lot about our son’s education. Aren’t they in school? How do they learn? In return, I tell people that Davy and Daryl have learned more in these years on the road than […]
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“You’re crazy,” one of my high school students told me one day before we left on this journey. “I call you my crazy teacher.” “Why?” I asked. “I can’t believe you’re going to ride your bike from Alaska to Argentina. That’s just crazy. That’s something people talk about doing – but they never actually do […]
“Don’t worry about the kids learning,” a teacher friend of mine told me one day. “Just provide a stimulating environment and they’ll learn. Their brains are like sponges.” That day so many years ago I was preparing to teach first grade for the first time. Although I had taught many years prior to that, my […]
What are we doing now?
Nancy is an artist and metalsmith making wearable art from recycled metal and antique components.
John is busy either hiking or planning his next long-distance hike.
Davy is studying Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Boise State University.
Daryl is studying Computer Science and Software Engineering at University of Texas Dallas.