Re: Summerhill to close?

Albert Lamb (albertlamb@compuserve.com)
Sun, 2 Nov 1997 18:48:29 -0500

Dear Eric

I think that in England being thrown off the register of schools is a Cat=
ch
22. They can't come in and close you but if you are not registered you
can't keep functioning legally. So you have to close. =

England has built a straightjacket of a national set of laws in recent
years that America should be careful not to copy. Also there is a long
tradition of government inspection of every aspect of school life that is=

very bad news for experimental schools. =

Albert