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Democratic education

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Education reform

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The main article for this category is Alternative education.

Alternative education describes a number of approaches to the education of children other than standard schooling, such as alternative schools and homeschooling.


Alternative schools


Coalition of Essential Schools

Democratic education

Dissenting academies

Distance education

Education reform

Free universities

Gifted education


Humane education

Montessori education

Outdoor education

Popular education

Progressive education

Special education

Summer camps



Adventure Links

Adventure park

Alternative Education Resource Organization

Alternative education

Alternative school

Anarchism and education

Authentic Learning


Bachelor's Degree Examination for Self-Education

Bard High School Early College

Blueprint Education

Brecht Forum

Burnhamthorpe Collegiate Institute

Center for Appropriate Transport

Charter school

Coalition of Essential Schools

Colegio Cesar Chavez

College of Creative Studies

Collège international de philosophie

Comic Book Classroom


Connected Learning

Constructivism (philosophy of education)

Contextual learning

Corporate university

Country Day School movement

Coyote teaching

Curriculum of the Waldorf schools

DRONA Mobile

Dalton International

Dalton Plan

Degree completion program

Democratic education


Deschooling Society

Dissenting academies

EHigh School

Early entrance to college


Education Otherwise


Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow

Environmental adult education

Environmental education

Evalyn Bates

Experiential business learning

Experiential education

Experiential learning

Florida Virtual School

Forest kindergarten

Forest school (learning style)

Free school movement

Gifted Education Resource Institute, Purdue University

Gifted education

Giulia Civita Franceschi

Goddard College



Hands On Learning Australia

Helen Doron method

Hess Educational Organization

History of personal learning environments

History of virtual learning environments

Holistic education

How to Read a Book

Humane education

Humanistic education

In Schools We Trust

Independent Learning Centre

Industry-oriented education

Informal education

Inquiry education

Institutional pedagogy

Instructional theory

Integral education


Intercultural Open University Foundation

Irvington Community School

Job Corps

Kibbutz communal child rearing and collective education

Knowledge divide

Learning by teaching

Learning for a Cause

Lessons of the Masters

Life-wide Learning

Lifelong learning

List of Friends schools

List of Sudbury schools

List of alternative universities

List of autodidacts

List of virtual schools

List of works on Waldorf education

Low-residency program



Malcolm Shabazz City High School

Man: A Course of Study

McGuffey Readers




Minimally invasive education

Modern School (United States)

Monsignor Fraser College

Mosaic Network

Narrative evaluation

National Association for the Education of Young Children

National Center for Family Literacy

National Coalition of Alternative Community Schools

National Mentoring Month

National Open University

National Open University of Nigeria

National Service Learning Partnership

National Summer Learning Association

Networked learning

Not Back to School Camp

Obstacle course

Open University

Opportunity school


Organisational Learning Australia

Out-of-school learning

Outbound Management Development Programmes


Parent trigger

Phoebe Child

Place-based education

Practice-based professional learning

Prairie Learning Centre

Praxis (entrepreneurship)

Princess Christian's Farm

Progressive education

Quincy Method

Reggio Emilia approach

Ropes course

Rudolf Steiner


Saxon math

Scarborough Centre for Alternative Studies

Schmerenbeck Educational Centre for Gifted and Talented Children

School refusal

School voucher

Scout method

Secret Garden (outdoor nursery)

Self access language learning centers


Service-learning in engineering education

Shibuya University Network

Skills for Life

Slow education

Smart Horizons Career Online Education

Social pedagogy

Soka University of America

Stanislav Shatsky

Steiner Schools Australia

Student voice


Studies of Waldorf education

Sudbury school

Summer Advantage USA

Taking Children Seriously

Tamariki School

The DO School

The DO-IT Center

The Equity Project

The Forbidden Education

The Great Courses

The Mentoring Partnership of Southwestern Pennsylvania

The New Games Book

The Nova Project

The Sphere College Project

Thomas Jefferson Education

Tinkering School

Train to Gain

Triangle Program


UAW-Ford University

Umbrella school


Universal design for instruction

University of Arkansas Office of Distance Education



Virtual campus

Virtual school

Vision Forum

Vocational education

Waldorf doll

Waldorf education

Warren Wilson College MFA Program for Writers

Washington Homeschool Organization

White Stag Leadership Development Program


Wilderness therapy

World Fit

Year Up

Youth Innovation Fund

Youth mentoring

Youth work


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Winston-Salem Journal
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 19:03:39 -0700

Ron Travis has been named the new principal at Main Street Academy and is starting a leadership academy for students who want to go to Main Street or stay there after a mandatory assignment ends. Previously, students had to be assigned there for ...
Marin Independent Journal
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18:18:45 -0700

When Marin County Office of Education officials began designing a new alternative education facility, they wanted to create a space that would inspire the students. When the program starts back up after Labor Day, its students will enter a brand new ...
Oak Park Leaves
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:41:15 -0700

It was a picture perfect summer day for the the Chicago Area Alternative Education League's annual Lorenzi Golf Day on July 19 at Senica's Oak Ridge Golf Club in LaSalle. The outing attracted more than 40 golfers who came to enjoy a day of fun while ...
Your Houston News
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:45:00 -0700

A number of changes can be expected with the upcoming school year at Cleveland ISD, as students will have to be aware of a new update in the student handbook, the return of learning programs and a math test, while opportunities are opened for those ...
The Flint Journal
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 05:56:15 -0700

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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 21:52:30 -0700

With all the announced closings or closing threats for Catholic schools, it is good to hear Good Shepherd Academy in Nutley is in good shape with no current threat to close. Sister Jane Feltz, principal of Good Shepherd Academy, reported to Bloomfield ...
Fluvanna Review
Wed, 16 Jul 2014 08:56:15 -0700

Abrams Academy is the home of alternative education in Fluvanna County. Frank Leech, director of student services for Fluvanna County Public Schools, wants citizens to understand that students come to Abrams Academy for a variety of reasons and learn ...
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:23:34 -0700

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla._The Oklahoma Arts Council has been awarded a $140,000 grant from the Oklahoma State Board of Education to make arts programs possible at alternative education sites across the state. Funds will be used by the council to award ...

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