There are multiple organizations and resources available for folks who are interested in learning more about self-directed or student driven learning. We will be continually adding to this list of links and books as we find them.
Sir Ken Robinson - Ted Talk
Sugata Mitra - Ted Talk
North Star Blog
Princeton Learning Cooperative Blog
Washington Post article:
Homeschool - translating your experiences into "Educationese"
NYS Homeschool regulations
Class Dismissed- Film Documentary
Khan Academy - free class resource
Logan LaPlante - Ted Talk
*used by permission North Star
The Teenage Liberation Handbook by Grace Llewellyn
College Without Highschool by Blake Boles
The Art of Self-Directed Learning by Blake Boles
Free to Learn by Peter Grey
Wounded by School by Kirsten Olson
Deschooling Society by Ivan Illich
Making it up as We Go Along by Chris Mercagliano
Teacher by Sylvia Ashton Warner
Summerhill by AS Neil
Feel Bad Education by Alfie Kohn
How Children Learn and Teach your Own by John Holt
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