We wanted somewhere to show our work off, somewhere we could give and receive feedback, somewhere to show pride in our pictures. Then Tomo suggested a website, perfect for what we wanted. Summerhillians can use it, and hopefully ex-Summerhillians will be interested as well.
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.
Summerhillians wanted somewhere to show their work off, somewhere they could give and receive feedback, somewhere to show pride in their pictures.
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.
Find out about the history of the ongoing campaign by Summerhill staff and kids to make Ofsted accountable for its reports and for children's
voices to be heard as part of inspections.
David Gribble taught at Dartington Hall School for almost 30 years and was then one of the founders of Sands School. He runs the International Democratic Education Network and has travelled round the world visiting interesting schools and writing books about them.
Also remove the link to the Dutch book as it doesn't go anywhere.
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.
Spanish website about Summerhill. It is run by Alvaro who we met in Spain
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