May 30, 2019

School and Mental Health

According to surveys commissioned by the NHS, roughly one in eight 5-19 year olds in…

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April 25, 2019

Loosening the laces

A journey from Primary school teaching to East Kent Sudbury School Imagine you wear a…

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April 19, 2019

Freedom to believe

“There were never any slaves in Egypt. The story of the Israelite captivity in the…

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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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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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August 01, 2019

The Elephant in the Room: Short term choices, long term consequences

“I think I can safely say that we who believe in self-directed learning do so…

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July 02, 2019

They wanted a swimming pool

This is the first in our series of articles for National Democracy Week 2018.  Naomi…

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May 01, 2019

Reinventing the Wheel

How many triangles are there in this diagram? How many are there in this? If…

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April 27, 2019

Proposed changes to home education guidelines for local authorities – A review

This guest post comes from Home Educating parent and friend of East Kent Sudbury School,…

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November 26, 2019

Democratic education: unschooling at school?

August 2017, and my unschooled daughter and I arrived in a scruffy hall of residence…

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May 30, 2019

School and Mental Health

According to surveys commissioned by the NHS, roughly one in eight 5-19 year olds in…

Read More
April 25, 2019

Loosening the laces

A journey from Primary school teaching to East Kent Sudbury School Imagine you wear a…

Read More
April 19, 2019

Freedom to believe

“There were never any slaves in Egypt. The story of the Israelite captivity in the…

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
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
August 01, 2019

The Elephant in the Room: Short term choices, long term consequences

“I think I can safely say that we who believe in self-directed learning do so…

Read More
July 02, 2019

They wanted a swimming pool

This is the first in our series of articles for National Democracy Week 2018.  Naomi…

Read More
May 01, 2019

Reinventing the Wheel

How many triangles are there in this diagram? How many are there in this? If…

Read More
April 27, 2019

Proposed changes to home education guidelines for local authorities – A review

This guest post comes from Home Educating parent and friend of East Kent Sudbury School,…

Read More
November 26, 2019

Democratic education: unschooling at school?

August 2017, and my unschooled daughter and I arrived in a scruffy hall of residence…

Read More