Re: DSM: one more thought on SV model and home schooling


Brad Withers (spungulas@odyssey.net)
Sat, 14 Aug 1999 14:54:20 -0400


I too dropped out when I turned 17. I had planned it ever since I was 14
actually. I was tired of being forced to do things that didn't interest me.
Since that time I have learned more on my own than I ever did in school.
Chalk one up for John Holt.
Brad
-----Original Message-----
From: AR Gouin <gouin@netcom.ca>
To: discuss-sudbury-model@sudval.org <discuss-sudbury-model@sudval.org>
Date: Saturday, August 14, 1999 1:08 PM
Subject: Re: DSM: one more thought on SV model and home schooling

>
>
>WarOnTies@aol.com wrote:
>>
>> << Dropped out of high(sic) school before they succeeded in killing my
>> desire to learn. >>
>>
>> How? Did your parents try to stop you? If so, how did you stop them from
>> stopping you?
>
>What parents (I'm sorry to say) ? "They" in the above sentence refers to
>them in the "school" system.
>
>--
>"The end of labor is to gain leisure." Aristotle.
> -- Gouin, d'Ottawa ON Canada. Futurist-at-leisure NOW. --
>



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