About Matt Barnes

About Matt

Matt Barnes is a son, a spouse, a dad, an entrepreneur, and an active community member. Over the last 10-years, he has coached thousands of parents on how to grow their children into “self-directed learners for the 21st Century.”

Matt’s kids have been educated in public, private, hybrid, virtual, and homeschool structures over the last 13 years. One is a valedictorian in his local public school, another started attending college at 15, and the other is starting a business at 14.

His family routinely uses online, off-line, and experiential learning to build themselves into self-directed learners. The result is traditional academic success and readiness for the 21st-century.

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A New Community for Parents

We coach parents who want future-ready children. We help families strategize beyond the traditional school experience in whatever way makes sense for you and your child. We teach you how to build and execute Learning Plans that fill the gaps in your child’s education. 

The future will require curious learners who are able to operate with a high degree of agency and autonomy. If you child is not excited about what they are learning, then take the first step and connect with a New Community.

Quick Start Guide

If you made it this far then don’t stop now. The Quick Start Guide delivers a week’s worth of curated and highly practical resources to grow your learning leadership for the next 5 days. This is only the beginning! 

What’s included:

  • Key podcasts
  • Questions to ask your child
  • Blog posts
  • Interviews & videos