STEMocratic Schools: Why Google Should Embrace the Sudbury Model

What do the best teams at the world's biggest corporations have in common with democratic schools? Many people wonder what kind of future career path Sudbury students will be able to take. But in a world where creativity and critical thinking are too often buzz words with no substance, the Sudbury model can show how …

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Why our students are happy to be back in school after midterm break

Many of us remember the feeling of the summer holidays slipping away as kids, or excitement building as it came up to mid-term break and a well-earned rest. Or the collective sigh of relief when Friday comes around and you can go home and spread out on the couch or play outside to your heart's …

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Sudbury Schools & Irish Law

After much research and consultation, the members of the Wicklow Sudbury School founding committee has concluded that Ireland provides one of the most solid legal foundations in Europe for Sudbury Schools. Two particular elements of law govern the question of educational provision in Ireland for children who are not attending recognised schools, these are the …

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