ERIC Number: EJ586581
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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The Gaian Paradigm: Cooperative Community Life-Long Learning Centers.
SKOLE: The Journal of Alternative Education, v15 n3-4 p31-37 Fall-Win 1998
Cooperative community life-long learning centers may be the catalyst for fundamental change in the existing authoritarian education system. An outgrowth of the homeschooling movement, these cooperatively owned centers use community resources to provide a wide range of learning services to everyone regardless of age, ability, or status. (TD)
Descriptors: Change Agents, Community Schools, Consciousness Raising, Educational Philosophy, Elementary Secondary Education, Experiential Learning, Folk Schools, Holistic Approach, Home Schooling, Lifelong Learning, Models, Nonformal Education, Nontraditional Education, Role of Education, School Community Relationship, World Views
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Note: Excerpt from a 1998 E.F. Schumacher Society Lecture.