Alternative Approaches to Education: A Guide for Teachers by Fiona Carnie


By Fiona Carnie

Alternative techniques to Education offers mom and dad and lecturers with details and assistance on diversified schooling strategies within the united kingdom and extra afield. This new and elevated version, together with extra chapters and up to date touch info, explains the values, philosophies and strategies of a number substitute methods on hand outdoors and in the country process, in addition to if you’re ‘doing it yourself’.

Illustrated all through with the first-hand studies of youngsters, lecturers and oldsters, it presents lists of helpful contacts, assets of extra info and solutions to common questions. including fresh chapters on contemporary examine and modern debates, and on unfastened colleges, it covers:

  • Small replacement schools

  • Steiner Waldorf education

  • Democratic schools

  • Alternatives within the kingdom system

  • Parents as switch agents

  • Setting up a Small tuition or studying Centre

  • Home-based education

  • Flexible schooling

Exploring why substitute techniques to schooling are wanted, this obtainable and informative booklet demanding situations the dominant academic orthodoxies by means of placing youngsters first. will probably be of curiosity to lecturers seeking to construct on their wisdom of alternative academic techniques so as to locate new methods of operating. it's also a terrific advent for fogeys figuring out how most sensible to teach their childrens.

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