RE: RE: DSM: Sudbury Schools - Summerhill


Joe Jackson (shoeless@erols.com)
Sun, 31 Oct 1999 11:05:03 -0500


OK, I'll bite,

What's the difference between a democratic, non-coercive school and a
Sudbury Model school?

-Joe Jackson
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> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Jerome Mintz <jmintz@iris.nyit.edu>
> >
> > So, to repeat, could boarding be part of a sudbury school?
> >
>
> Jerry,
>
> Of course, you already know the answer, since you have lived it. The
> Highland School, a democratic, non-coercive school in West
> Virginia that is
> in its 19th year, has had boarding students on and off throughout its
> history, as well. There is nothing about boarding per se that makes it
> antithetical to the democratic schooling model.
>
> ~Alan Klein
>



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