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Educating for Democracy in England and Finland.

Edited by Andrea Raiker and Matti Rautiainen

 

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A inspiring educational approach propounded by telling stories rather than theorising.

Stuart Grauer

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Other Education: The Journal of Education Alternatives, is a new, on-line academic magazine edited from the University of Stirling.

James Bar Bowen

 

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This book consists of fifteen articles compiled some years ago from interviews with former pupils of Summerhill.

 

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Too Much, too soon: Early Learning and the Erosion of Childhood

An OpenEYE publication edited by Richard House


What happened when twenty disaffected young people were given specialist teaching by experts.

Turning Points

 

Turning Points

Edited by Jerry Mintz and Carlo Ricci

Thirty-five visionaries in education tell their own stories.

 

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David Gribble

Children have moral perceptions which atrophy with age. 

Review by Richard Seebohm


Toxic Schooling book coverClive Harber

'Schooling not only reproduces society fundamentally as it is, but also ...'

 

 

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Eva Ibbotson

Tally, who is eleven, is sent to a progressive boarding-school away from London in 1939.

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Robin Alexander's lecture at the conference on Childhood, Wellbeing and Primary Education organised by the General Teaching Council for England.

 

Lindsey Martin explains her work at Room 13
A review of five DVDs about democratic initiatives in different countries.

 

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Gert J. J. Biesta

A philosophical argument for a type of education which has long relied only on personal feeling and practical experience.

 

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Camila Batmanghelidjh

 

These are the lives of the London children who the rest of us prefer to despise, evict, punish or ignore.

 

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Edited by Mark Vaughan with contributions by Zoë Neill Readhead, Tim Brighouse and Ian Stronach


Professor Lynn Davies, Dr Christopher Williams and Hiromi Yamashita with Ko Man-Hing

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Judith Stinton

We probably all know a little about the Little Commonwealth (1913 - 1918). This book fills in some of the gaps.

 

 

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The School I'd Like

Catherine Burke and Ian Grosvenor

The Guardian newspaper asked the questions, and children answered them.

 

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Tony Brown, Michael Foot and Peter Holt

What happened when three retired teachers spent two days in a modern primary school.