Watching these videos (and listening to the one audio recording) will help you understand what is so exciting and valuable about Three Rivers Village School and what life is like for a student at a democratic school.
- Jim Rietmulder and Beth Stone are two founders and staff members of the Circle School in Harrisburg, PA. Three Rivers Village School hosted a fishbowl event to discuss their 25 years of experience founding and staffing a democratic school. This is the audio recording from the January 2014 event:
- The renowned educationalist Sir Ken Robinson champions a radical rethink of our school systems, to cultivate creativity and acknowledge multiple types of intelligence. “My contention now is that creativity is as important in education as literacy.”
- Free to Learn: A Radical Experiment in Education. This is a 70 minute documentary that offers a “fly on the wall” perspective of the daily happenings at The Free School in Albany, New York.
- Two videos made by the Sudbury Valley School in Framingham, MA give an explanation of their school meeting:
- and judicial process: