Tags: Daniel Greenberg, Democratic Education, Free Education Video, Sudbury Valley School
If you are interested in finding out more about Sudbury Valley School, please visit our bookstore at www.educationrevolution.org/products.html to find great titles such as Free at Last and The Sudbury Valley School Experience. You can also visit their website at www.sudval.org
Tags: AERO, AERO Conference, CES, Coalition of Essential Schools, Deb Meier, Debbie Meier, Deborah Meier, Free Education Video
Deborah Meier is on faculty at New York University’s Steinhardt School of Education, Board Member for the Coalition of Essential Schools and Author of Will Standards Save Public Education? and Many Children Left Behind among many others.
You can support AERO by purchasing our products (over 200 great education books including many of Deborah’s!) online at www.educationrevolution.org/products.html. Deborah’s talk can be found directly at www.educationrevolution.org/2008meier.html
Tags: AERO, AERO Conference, Deschooling, Everywhere All the Time, Field Day, Free Education Video, Matt Hern, Watch Youself, Why Safe Isn't Always Better
Matt Hern is the author of Field Day: Getting Society Out of School, Watch Yourself: Why Safer Isn’t Always Better, and Everywhere All the Time: A New Deschooling Reader
You can support AERO by purchasing our products (over 200 great education books including all of Matt’s!) online at www.educationrevolution.org/products.html. Matt’s talk can be found directly at www.educationrevolution.org/2008hern.html
Tags: AERO, AERO Conference, Free Education Video, Humane Education, IHE, Institute for Humane Education, Khalif Williams
Khalif Williams is Executive Director of the Institute for Humane Education. Find out more about the institute at www.humaneeducation.org. You can support AERO by purchasing our products (over 200 great education books!) online at www.educationrevolution.org/products.html. Khalif’s talk can be found directly at www.educationrevolution.org/2008williams.html
Tags: AERO, AERO Conference, Albany Free School, Challenging the Giant, Free Education Video, Mary Leue, SKOLE, The Free School
Mary Leue is the founder of The Free School (Albany) and SKOLE: The Journal of Alternative Education and author and editor of many titles. You can support AERO by purchasing our products (over 200 great education books!) online at www.educationrevolution.org/products.html. Mary’s talk can be found directly at www.educationrevolution.org/2008leue.html
Tags: AERO, AERO Conference, Free Education Video, Harriet Tubman Free School, Wesley Clark
Tags: Daniel Swart, Free Education Video, IDEC, International Democratic Education Conference
Daniel Swart, an AERO intern, put together a short documentary (free video below) on the 2006 International Democratic Education Conference (IDEC) held in Sydney, Australia. The documentary comes from about three hours of video that Jerry Mintz shot there. It really gives the flavor of the IDEC. It has shots of the school and surroundings, including the Sydney skyline at dawn. It also has scenes of basketball, the picture displays, kid introductions, Internet session, Korean and Nepali dancing, Japanese singing and piano, kids baseball with cricket sticks, the anti-war slide show, group singing, meetings, etc. To order this DVD, visit www.educationrevolution.org/idec2006dvd.html
Tags: Free Education Video, IDEC, International Democratic Education Conference
This two-hour long montage includes video from every International Democratic Education Conference (IDEC) between 1995 and 2002.
Tags: AERO Conference, Free Education Video, Summerhill School, Zoë Neill Readhead
Zoë Neill Readhead is the principal of Summerhill School in Suffolk, England. Summerhill is perhaps the world’s longest running democratic school, founded in 1921 by A.S. Neill, Zoë father.
You can purchase a DVD of the above talk at http://www.educationrevolution.org/single07dvd.html
Tags: AERO Conference, Free Education Video, John Gatto, John Taylor Gatto
John Taylor Gatto is the former New York City & New York State Teacher of the Year and has published numerous books such as Dumbing Us Down, The Underground History of American Education, and his most recent which shares the same title as this keynote address, Weapons of Mass Instruction. All of these titles are available at very low prices on our main website http://www.educationrevolution.org/products.html Purchasing books helps support our non-profit organization and allows us to continue to offer videos such as these free of charge.
You can purchase a DVD of the above talk at http://www.educationrevolution.org/aecodvdjoga.html
John also recently contrubuted an essay in our book Turning Points: 27 Visionaries in Education Tell Their Own Stories. See http://www.educationrevolution.org/turningpoints.html