Non-EU Nationals will need to apply for a child student visa to be able to study in the UK at Summerhill; we are an approved education provider under Tier 4. This link provides full information on how to make an application.
Linked closely to Kinokuni and Katsuyama Childrens Villages in Japan. For primary day school pupils - aims to develop into an all-age school as the group comes of secondary age.
The European Democratic Education Community. A European wide organisation linking democratic educators and schools across Europe that promotes the right to found and attend democratic schools in all European states.
This is the independent report on Summerhill that arose in response to the 1999 OFSTED report.
To obtain second hand books by A.S.Neill try this site, it has had many good offers in the past.
AERO – The Alternative Education Resource Organisation. Also has information about IDEC (International Democratic Education Conference)
For more information about democratic and free schools try this site.
Axel Kuehn, a young graduate from Germany, has written his thesis of about A.S. Neill. It is in German. Details are available at the above website.
Summerhill drama made by Tiger Aspect for the BBC
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