My School ~ Rabindranath Tagore

My School ~ Rabindranath Tagore

14 minute readIn 1863, Nobel Laureate Rabindranath Tagore, established a school modelled on the principles of humanism and sustainability, in Bengal, India. He later delivered a lecture in America which was subsequently published in Personality London: MacMillan,...
7th Annual Unschooling Weekend

7th Annual Unschooling Weekend

3 minute read Have you started packing yet? Day(s) : Hour(s) : Minute(s) : Second(s) The annual unschoolers camp has become a permanent spot on many family’s calendars. Each year new families arrive and so the community, connection and fun grows. This Nov sees...
Teacher Liberation Handbook

Teacher Liberation Handbook

1 minute readWith the assistance of Ken Danford, founder of Northstar Self Directed Learning for Teens, Joel liberated himself from being a public school teacher and together with his team team established the Princeton Learning Cooperative. Now Joel and Ken and many...
Learning All The Time by John Holt

Learning All The Time by John Holt

1 minute readLearning All The Time John Holt The essence of John Holt’s insight into learning and small children is captured in Learning All The Time. This delightful book by the influential author of How Children Fail and How Children Learn shows how children learn...
Unschooling Rules by Clark Aldrich

Unschooling Rules by Clark Aldrich

2 minute readUnschooling Rules ~ Clark Aldrich Reading Time: 1 Hour. Read this if you’re new to the idea that schools aren’t delivering on their promises. This is a great guide to think about many of the issues that might be bothering you about the failures on the...
Natural Born Learners

Natural Born Learners

1 minute readNatural Born Learners ~ Edited By Beatrice Ekwa Ekoko and Carlo Ricci A series of essays that were once radio interviews. This books is a wonderful reflection of the diversity of thought in the natural learning, self directed education world. Divided into...
Learning Reimagined Family Conference

Learning Reimagined Family Conference

5 minute read  Also check out Learning Reimagined Conference 2018 that is happening 20-21 October 2018 Mark your calendar – South Africa is finally getting its first conference on Reimagining Learning, Self Directed Learning and Building Learning Communities. It...