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ERIC Number: EJ552835
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-1056-9197
Kinokuni Children's Village: A Child's View.
Potter, John
SKOLE: The Journal of Alternative Education, v14 n3 p16-26 Sum 1997
Two interviews with Akira, a 7-year-old student, describe life at a Japanese residential free school. Modeled after the Summerhill School, the main components are voluntary lessons, self-government through weekly schoolwide meetings and smaller dormitory meetings, and extensive experiential learning through project work. Akira likes Kinokuni better than regular school or staying home. (TD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Japan