March 30, 2019

What’s goin’ on here?

This special blog post is re-printed from the second edition of the school Newspaper produced…

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March 28, 2019

What about autism?

There have always been kids who don’t fit the mainstream school system.  Over the years,…

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February 18, 2019

What learning looks like

When Kate and I visited Sudbury Valley School last summer one of the key messages…

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February 08, 2019

When the impossible becomes a reality

About four and a half years ago I did a thought experiment.  What would an…

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February 01, 2019

Pioneers for a more Beautiful World

When I received news that the East Kent Sudbury School had secured a location that…

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January 25, 2019

What Freedom Looks Like

For the past three weeks our brand new community of 19 students and 6 staff…

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January 25, 2019

Quick, Get Me Out of Here!

Are you nurturing anxiety rather than nurturing your child? Last week I was walking with…

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January 18, 2019

New Beginings

Monday the 7th January.  The day before opening, tired but excited founders and staff gathered…

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January 13, 2019

Thank you

As I sit resting and reflecting after our extraordinary first week which was jam packed…

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December 04, 2019

What’s it like to be 10 years old at a democratic school?

I’m Abel and I’m 10. I’ve been unschooled for most of my life. That means…

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November 07, 2019

Announcing January Opening

We are absolutely thrilled to announce that we have secured a first home for our…

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November 05, 2019

Liberty and Justice: A week at Alpine Valley School

We were so lucky back in May to be able to spend a week at…

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March 30, 2019

What’s goin’ on here?

This special blog post is re-printed from the second edition of the school Newspaper produced…

Read More
March 28, 2019

What about autism?

There have always been kids who don’t fit the mainstream school system.  Over the years,…

Read More
February 18, 2019

What learning looks like

When Kate and I visited Sudbury Valley School last summer one of the key messages…

Read More
February 08, 2019

When the impossible becomes a reality

About four and a half years ago I did a thought experiment.  What would an…

Read More
February 01, 2019

Pioneers for a more Beautiful World

When I received news that the East Kent Sudbury School had secured a location that…

Read More
January 25, 2019

What Freedom Looks Like

For the past three weeks our brand new community of 19 students and 6 staff…

Read More
January 25, 2019

Quick, Get Me Out of Here!

Are you nurturing anxiety rather than nurturing your child? Last week I was walking with…

Read More
January 18, 2019

New Beginings

Monday the 7th January.  The day before opening, tired but excited founders and staff gathered…

Read More
January 13, 2019

Thank you

As I sit resting and reflecting after our extraordinary first week which was jam packed…

Read More
December 04, 2019

What’s it like to be 10 years old at a democratic school?

I’m Abel and I’m 10. I’ve been unschooled for most of my life. That means…

Read More
November 07, 2019

Announcing January Opening

We are absolutely thrilled to announce that we have secured a first home for our…

Read More
November 05, 2019

Liberty and Justice: A week at Alpine Valley School

We were so lucky back in May to be able to spend a week at…

Read More