We discuss the Structure of Freedom. Freedom is not random or completely free form. Democratic Free Schools, like any successful democratic entity, works because of intelligent democratic structure.
The essential structures of freedom that create a successful democratic free school.
What is a Found Object School? Why we are not creating one.
Notes from the Wednesday Blog and More: Core Curriculum, Foundation Curriculum, Freedom, Play and Projects. Staff reduction skills. Re-entry. Our age levels.
We cover the English National Curriculum, Core and Foundation Subjects as well as Freedom, Group Ages, the Timetable, the need for experienced teachers and more.
Our quick notes on the Wednesday Podcast about the Hidden Curriculum positive, negative, state schools, democratic free schools. They can’t be avoided !
We discuss the Hidden Curriculum. What is it? In a State School, in a Democratic Free School. Is the Hidden Curriculum positive, negative or both?
We discuss the problems of unbalanced Curriculum Circles, the importance of Multiple Entry Points and No Franchise.
We discuss the Three Essential Curriculum Circles of a Democratic free School with emphasis on the Clubhouse Age.
Notes on the Reduced Formal Curriculum Podcast and More