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ERIC Number: EJ610339
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-1067-9219
Summerhill Wins in Court!
Readhead, Zoe; Mintz, Jerry
Education Revolution, n29 p3-7 Spr 2000
An interview with Summerhill School's head describes how the independent boarding school challenged the British government's demands that it give compulsory lessons. A settlement required the school's philosophy to govern the government's approach to the school; recognized the pupils' voice in evaluations of the school; and acknowledged that learning takes place constantly, not just in class. (TD)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (England)