Hi, I’m Blake. Welcome to my little corner of the web.
🐿️ In a nutshell
I’m an advocate for self-directed learning who believes that a surprising number of kids don’t need school to become happy, competent, and successful adults.
38 years old. California native. Frequent traveler, semi-nomadic.
🌎 Where I am
💭 What I’m up to
- Enjoying the summer in South Lake Tahoe, California
- Doing some new writing while on quasi-sabbatical
- Organizing my next teen adventure in Mexico
- Thinking about running more Self-Directed Learning 101 workshops in 2022
- Read more in my latest newsletter (July 2021)
✍️ Recent posts
- 10 Tips for Becoming a Better Self-Directed Learner
- Around Lake Tahoe in 8 Days
- Developments on the Colorado River: A Crash-Course
- On the Value of Personality Typing
- 2020 in Review
- Failure Résumé
- How I Wrote, Crowdfunded, and Independently Published a Book in 2020
- The Bike Trip
❓ About this site
Blake Boles dot com is both a personal and professional site. There are many nooks and crannies to explore. Poke around, enjoy, and write anytime.