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Yacon Village Learning Community

Fostering Passion for Life-long Learning

We support passionate learning by providing a low stress learning environment for children and teens to gain a variety of skills, including life, interpersonal, academic, artistic and more.
No grades. No testing. Just learning.

Winter Program Schedule

Summer Enrichment Program Schedule

Capital Region Resource Booklet

Sample New York Homeschool Reports

Single Donation

Yacon Village is a full-service learning community that serves the Capital Region and surrounding areas.

  • We encourage families to attend together.
  • We have programs for students ages 4-18, with special emphasis on students ages 10-16.
  • We are open regular hours during the week, with some evening and weekend hours.
  • We offer support and activities for homeschoolers during the school year.

Our programs include:

  • Project Fairs, including an annual Science Fair at the Empire State Plaza
  • Student-run clubs
  • Mentor-run clubs
  • Skills classes
  • Interdisciplinary academic classes
  • Classes offered by outside teachers
Reasonable prices allow families of any size to participate without breaking the bank.
     Blog Post about Unstructured Learning by Paul Roundy, PhD.- pdf version