Life at HVSS
Articles and Books about Sudbury Education
Introduction to Sudbury Education
Lessons of a Sudbury Education
: Observations and reflections on the Sudbury model: A talk given at an Introductory Meeting.
The Sudbury Model of Education
: An overview of the Sudbury philosophy and model of education.
"OK, So You're Sort of Like..."
: Comparing Sudbury to other forms of alternative education.
What Difference Does A Sudbury Education Make
: Six qualities fostered by Sudbury schools.
Back to Basics
: Why go to school? Intellectual, vocational and moral basics.
A Few Words on SVS
: An overview of the Sudbury Valley School by a staff member and former student.
How Kids Learn...and Learn...and Learn
: How a child learns.
The Art of Doing Nothing
: Being a staff member at a Sudbury school.
Learning to Trust Oneself
: What it is all about...
What Are They Learning?
: "So, what do kids learn at Sudbury?"
School Governance and Democratic Structure
How The School is Governed
: The role of the Assembly and School Meeting at a Sudbury school.
The Judicial System
: "Truth and Justice for all."
The Three Rs: Rules, Respect, Responsibility
: Why a Sudbury school is not a "School with No Rules"
Dancing 'Round Castles
: A mom observes her children reclaiming their sense of self.
Jyles On His Own
: The first few weeks: A parent's observations.
: A safe environment in which to grow.
In Praise of Yu Gi Oh
: Learning basic skills through playing a game.
The Best Advice I Can Give Any Teen
: One student's advice...
: A former Sudbury school stuent's perspective on compulsory education.
: "Why do you want to go to The Circle School, anyway, Connor?"
What's the Buzz?
: A student's experience of a day at a Sudbury school.
Kingdom of Childhood
: What is it like to be a student at a Sudbury School?
: One person's view of parenting and child development, in a context harmonious with the principles of the Sudbury model.
Education in America
: Re-examining the purpose of education in America.
Free at Last
: Anecdotes of life at a Sudbury school.
Reflections on the Sudbury School Concept
: A collection of articles on Sudbury Education
A Clearer View
: New Insights into the Sudbury model.
The Crisis in American Education
: Lays out the foundations of the Sudbury model in clear, easy terms.
Other Views on Education
The Six-Lesson Schoolteacher
: The "lessons" taught by a compulsory educational system.
The Public School Nightmare
: A commentary by a former NYS teacher of the year on compulsory education.
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