School Survival

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Allies & Links

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Alliance for Self-Directed Education - Imagine what would happen if, instead of sending children to coercive schools where their natural ways of learning are curtailed, we provided them with the resources that would allow their curiosity, playfulness, and other natural ways of learning to flourish. That is Self-Directed Education (SDE); education that derives from the self-chosen activities and life experiences of the learner.

Alternatives to School - Research about home-based, self-directed learning, community resource centers, and democratic schools. By Peter Gray, research professor of psychology at Boston College

Emotional Intelligence - This site is a place where I try to give people useful, important information. It contains information about emotional intelligence, some tools and resources, and some new ideas.

Educational Freedom Organization - An organization dedicated to increasing student freedoms, and changing compulsory schooling. Founded by a few SS forum members, and hosted by SoulRiser.

Youth Rights (US) - The National Youth Rights Association (NYRA) defends the civil and human rights of young people in the United States through educating people about youth rights, working with public officials and empowering young people to work on their own behalf.

The War On Kids - Film exposing the many ways the public school system has failed children and our future by robbing students of all freedoms due largely to irrational fears.

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