RESOURCES

Resource Centre

In order to better understand our philosophies we have put together this resource library for you to explore and enjoy!

This is a great animation giving an overview of how a democratic school runs, including some history of the model.

WHAT DOES DEMOCRATIC EDUCATION LOOK LIKE?

Check out the students at Fairhaven Maryland, USA

…and checkout students at the famous Sudbury Valley School, Massachusetts USA

The Alliance for Self-Directed Education (ASDE) is dedicated to informing people about the benefits of, and methods for, allowing children and adolescents to direct their own education.

German teacher (come parent) – Christoph Schuhmann undertakes a journey to understand what ‘Democratic Schools’ actually are, and what it is like being a student at such a school. (A three part documentary)

WHAT DOES A FOREST SCHOOL LOOK LIKE?

Check out Charlotte’s Forest School in the UK.

Interview with Richard Louv, author of The Nature Principle, Last Child in the Woods, The Web of Life, and other books.

WHAT ARE EDUCATION CITIES?

Education Cities’ foremost mission is to develop the art of collaboration – in the classroom, in schools, in the city, in the state, and in the world.

Sir Ken Robinson makes an entertaining and profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures (rather than undermines) creativity.

Radio NZ’s interview with Sir Ken Robinson

Radio NZ’s interview with Zoe Readhead, daughter of A.S. Neill and headmaster of Summerhill

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Workbook also available in book or E-book format.

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