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Main Website Portuguese Translation/ Tradução Para Português Do Site
Objetivo Do Site: Este é um site para alunos que não querem estar sendo forçados a ir para a escola. Nós não estamos dizendo para você cair fora, rebeliar-se ou fazer qualquer coisa em particular. O que você faz é uma decisão sua e somente sua, nós só podemos dar suporte ...

SS Forums Back Up
Read all about it here :) Okay, so there's not much to read... but check it out anyway. There's some new features and stuff. Related posts: SS Forums Down Until Further Notice 16 November 99 FORUMS!!! ...

SS Forums Down Until Further Notice
UPDATE: The forums are back up! I'll leave them in read-only mode for now. If you want to keep in contact with people from the forums, you should get their contact details via PM or something. Maybe one of you can create another forum somewhere else (in fact, please do... it's ...

Schooling: The hidden agenda (a speech by Daniel Quinn)
New article added to the articles section: Schooling: The hidden agenda. It's a speech Daniel Quinn (author of Ishmael) gave at a home-schooling/unschooling conference. For those of you with short attention spans, here are some snippets I found interesting. I've even bolded some parts so if you have very SEVERE attention ...

The Public School Nightmare: Why fix a system designed to destroy individual thought?
Added new article by John Taylor Gatto, called "The Public School Nightmare: Why fix a system designed to destroy individual thought?" Click here to read it. I personally think it's one of the best articles I've ever read about public schooling. Related posts: Articles re-organized Hitler runs the school system The U.S. school system is ...

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The Alliance for Self?Directed Education
Source: The Alliance for Self?Directed Education Alliance Announced at the AERO Conference Hello Allies! Thank you for your interest in the Alliance for Self-Directed Education and for your efforts spreading self-directed education in the world!  It?s been amazing to see such an enthusiastic response from so many of you after announcing the ...

South African textbook asks pupils how victim's behaviour led to rape
by Rob Davies Thursday 8 September 2016 15.58 BST   Publisher Pearson says it will amend book aimed at children aged 15 to 16 that has been in circulation for five years   Pearson has submitted corrections to the textbook to South Africa?s department of basic education. Photograph: Yonela Palesa Moopelwa/Facebook   ...

Michigan Republicans protect religious bullies - place LGBT kids in danger
There is growing outrage and disgust aimed at a recently passed bill in the Michigan Senate that would allow teachers and students to harass and bully others as long as they can claim their actions are rooted in a "sincerely held religious belief or moral conviction." Wednesday, the Republican-controlled state senate ...

Zimbabwe: Spanking - How Far Can It Go?
SPARE the rod and spoil the child is a popular saying among Zimbabweans. It has some link to the Biblical Proverbs 13vs24 which reads: "He that spareth his rod hateth his son: but he that loveth him chasteneth him". (KJV). The saying has been construed to promote the use of ...

Hugs Banned in School. What's All The Hysteria About?
A middle school principal in Connecticut recently outlawed hugs on campus. That?s right. Hugs. High-fives, too. And if students violate the ban they may face expulsion. Heavy duty, huh? The principal instituted this hands-off approach after a violent incident in the school left a student... Related posts: UK: School headmaster ...

You're not worthless
Why do people defend school?
Why I hate school in general

The Public School Nightmare: Why fix a system designed to destroy individual thought?
How public education cripples our kids, and why (Against School)
Institutional Schooling Must Be Destroyed

Why kids keep secrets from parents
The "rebellious stage"

Unschooling is Quality Time
Unschooling Equals Natural Learning
The Legal Requirements For Home Schooling in the US

My GED story - Why it works and why you should consider it
How to convince your parents to let you drop out of school
How You Can Prepare For Your GED

Why Online High School?
The Importance of Accreditation
3 Steps To Getting An Online High School Education

Copy protection is disrespectful - pirates are heroes!
On Coercion
Middle East conflict

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Where Will I Learn Social Skills Outside of School?
People often ask things like ?If you're homeschooled, where will you learn social skills?? as if school is the only place on Earth you can learn how to interact with other people. ?If children didn't go to school, how would they socialize?? - Social variant of the inept minor argument Answer: ...

How Can I Stop School Bullies From Bothering Me?
Use the Gray Rock method: Avoid eye contact. Making eye contact with a person transfers a lot of information and energy between you. Don?t give them this. Keep your interactions as short as possible. Respond with very short phrases, simple yes/no answers. Act disinterested and detached, don?t show them any emotion. ...

California High School Proficiency Exam
About the Exam The California High School Proficiency Exam (abbreviated CHSPE) is a high school exit exam in California that allows any person at the age of 16 or over to apply to take the exam. Passing the CHSPE essentially offers an equivalent to a high school diploma, and legally has ...

Q&A: How do I convince my parents to let me quit school?
Convincing Parents Convincing your parents or legal guardian to consider alternative schooling (or no schooling at all for that matter) is tricky, but if done efficiently it may be one of the prime factors that decides your fate and whether or not your parents will back you on any decisions you ...

Q&A: What Should I Do If I Am Afraid To Disappoint My Parents?
I would try talking to your parents. If they really care about you they'll listen to what you've got to say and try to help you out. Most other people will call you dumb for your beliefs about school, but don't listen to them. As long as you know you are ...

Q&A: How Do You Show Fellow Students How Stupid School Really Is?
Doc Johnson Now that is a good question. I find that a certain constant sense of humor helps a lot. Use humor to draw people's attention to what's fucked up. That way, you don't seem like a whiny little shit, but rather a shrewd observer or human nature. SoulRiser I think ...

Q&A: Dropping Out Of School
Note: The vast majority of information and advice on this page applies only to North America, although much of it can probably be adapted to apply to other places. For country-specific advice and information, try the country list on the main page. Forum Discussions about Dropping Out Is dropping out an ...

Does school rot your stomach?
Well school makes me want to die inside but dont kill yourself or let it make you depressed cause school is a wad of sh*t and it was just made fora place for parents to drop off kids!Just hang in there(NOT LITTERALLY DONT HANG YOURSELF!) Enjoy your day or night Related posts: School ...

The Failing Education System From a Highschooler's Perspective
I came across this website when researching the failing American Educational System. I am a Junior in High School, and school has negatively impacted me and so many others I know. Students are taught compliance and obedience - reminding me of the justice system. Bells ring every 45 min and tell ...

School makes me feel depressed, I don't want to go back
With the coronavirus going on I'm doing online school, and it's going terribly. I started late, so there was work I had to catch up on plus them adding on new work then getting it done when they're due. I tried the first 2 weeks then didn't care anymore. So I'm ...

The Lockdown's End
Sarah's Challenge

Dystopia of scholae
The war is not over

What I Have To Do
First of Me

Teenage boys wear skirts to school to protest against 'no shorts' policy
Source: Teenage boys wear skirts to school to protest against 'no shorts' policy | Education | The Guardian Quote:Some had borrowed from girlfriends, others from sisters. A few had gone the extra mile and shaved their legs. When the Isca academy in Devon opened on Thursday morning, an estimated 30 boys arrived ...

I did something bad during Sports Day and I think I'll get excluded from school.
Yesterday, it was Sports Day. I touched my Form Tutor three times after being told not to. The first time was when we were taking a class picture, I touched her hip. Everyone had to squeeze, so I couldn't move my hand away from her hip. The second time was during tug of ...

I did something bad during Sports Day and I think I'll get excluded from school.
Yesterday, it was Sports Day. I touched my Form Tutor three times after being told not to. The first time was when we were taking a class picture, I touched her hip. Everyone had to squeeze, so I couldn't move my hand away from her hip. The second time was during tug of ...

Short animation about how school drains us.
Watch on YouTube I found this a few hours ago. It basically shows how school takes our "wings" away. I wasn't expecting to see so many fellow anti-schoolers in the comments, but they ended up being the majority. <3 Then there were comments like this: Quote:I go to high school and it really comes down to ...

I can't hate school enough
Really! The teacher give you boring lectures and make the subject hell for you when teachers are supposed to be inspiring you with there own love of learning for this subject. Communication skill are hella important to be successful in life and in collage but schools discourages you from talking teachers ...

A violent diss about my English teacher.
My English teacher is the main cause of misery for me, so I wrote her a little song. I tried to send it to her but couldn't find her contact info. I emailed the school saying I'm a parent concerned about my child's English grades and I wish to talk to ...

Spreading Awareness
Let's be honest, I believe 90% of this websites users want to change school for the good.So instead of staying here, let's spread outwards, start groups at your schools to promote alternatives, among other things.I for one am starting a discord for my local group of students inside schools to help ...

The Terrors in Egypt
I decided to become an archaeologist for two main reasons: one, I hated society -- I hated those stupid low-lifes not doing anything with their life, and that?s why I became hell-bent on accomplishing some ground-breaking discovery; two, I decided to isolate myself in unpoplated regions of the world to distance ...

"I dont know" should be acceptable
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Things wrong with this world
Capitalism, fascism, consumerism, authoritarianism, totalitarianism and communism(though the latter isn't really common anymore.) Watch on YouTube Hidden stuff: Also: mindless modern pop music brainwashing the masses, power-hungy governments brainwashing the masses, and the media brainwashing the masses. And I didn't know where else to post this. I could have posted it to "videos", ...

A girl swore at me for just going to my lesson
Yesterday when I was walking to science, that girl who used to be my fake friend told me to **** off for just going to my lesson. I yelled at her and told her that I need to go to my lesson and she told me to shut my mouth. I ...

proof me wrong ...

SAT Scores, and theCancer continues to be wrong
So I just learned something about this guy Stanley Kaplan, the guy whose name is on SAT test prep guides. So the SAT was supposed to measure Scholastic Aptitude, but as he went through the process of figuring out what gaps needed filling in people's knowledge he started shining a bit spotlight ...

7 ways to Maximize Misery
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to fresh highschool graduate niggaligs that received a VECTOR letter
This is fer le future peeps that are might receive a letter from the company Vector. Now, this letter seems pretty cool. Summer friggin work enclosed. Yea thats pretty neat bruh. That summer work youre looking forward is a BIG PILE OF DOODOO. You open that motherfucker up and you see ...

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