Sudbury Valley School

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The Sudbury Valley School was founded in 1968 by a community of people in Framingham, Massachusetts, United States.wikipedia
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Framingham, Massachusetts

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The Sudbury Valley School was founded in 1968 by a community of people in Framingham, Massachusetts, United States.
Framingham is also home to several private schools, including Summit Montessori School, the Sudbury Valley School, three parochial schools, including Marian High School, one Jewish day school, and several specialty schools.

Sudbury school

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As of 2019, there are several schools that claim to be based on the Sudbury Model in the United States, Belgium, Brazil, Denmark, France, Germany, Israel, Japan and Switzerland (for details see list of Sudbury schools).
The name 'Sudbury' originates from the Sudbury Valley School, founded in 1968 in Framingham, Massachusetts, near Sudbury, Massachusetts.

List of Sudbury schools

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As of 2019, there are several schools that claim to be based on the Sudbury Model in the United States, Belgium, Brazil, Denmark, France, Germany, Israel, Japan and Switzerland (for details see list of Sudbury schools).
The 'Sudbury' name refers to Sudbury Valley School, founded in 1968 in Framingham, Massachusetts.

Daniel Greenberg (educator)

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Sudbury Valley School was founded in 1968 by a community of people including Daniel Greenberg, Mimsy Sadofsky and Hanna Greenberg in Framingham.
Daniel A. Greenberg (born c. 1934), one of the founders of the Sudbury Valley School, has published several books on the Sudbury model of school organization, and has been described by Sudbury Valley School trustee Peter Gray as the "principal philosopher" among its founders.

Laura Poitras

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Laura Poitras is an alumna.
However, after finishing Sudbury Valley School, where there were no grades and no division of students by age, she moved to San Francisco and lost interest in becoming a chef.

Belgium

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As of 2019, there are several schools that claim to be based on the Sudbury Model in the United States, Belgium, Brazil, Denmark, France, Germany, Israel, Japan and Switzerland (for details see list of Sudbury schools).

Brazil

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As of 2019, there are several schools that claim to be based on the Sudbury Model in the United States, Belgium, Brazil, Denmark, France, Germany, Israel, Japan and Switzerland (for details see list of Sudbury schools).

Denmark

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As of 2019, there are several schools that claim to be based on the Sudbury Model in the United States, Belgium, Brazil, Denmark, France, Germany, Israel, Japan and Switzerland (for details see list of Sudbury schools).

France

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As of 2019, there are several schools that claim to be based on the Sudbury Model in the United States, Belgium, Brazil, Denmark, France, Germany, Israel, Japan and Switzerland (for details see list of Sudbury schools).

Germany

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As of 2019, there are several schools that claim to be based on the Sudbury Model in the United States, Belgium, Brazil, Denmark, France, Germany, Israel, Japan and Switzerland (for details see list of Sudbury schools).

Israel

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As of 2019, there are several schools that claim to be based on the Sudbury Model in the United States, Belgium, Brazil, Denmark, France, Germany, Israel, Japan and Switzerland (for details see list of Sudbury schools).

Japan

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As of 2019, there are several schools that claim to be based on the Sudbury Model in the United States, Belgium, Brazil, Denmark, France, Germany, Israel, Japan and Switzerland (for details see list of Sudbury schools).

Switzerland

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As of 2019, there are several schools that claim to be based on the Sudbury Model in the United States, Belgium, Brazil, Denmark, France, Germany, Israel, Japan and Switzerland (for details see list of Sudbury schools).

Private school

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It is a private school, attended by children from the ages of 4 to 19.

Direct democracy

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Students are given complete responsibility for their own education and the school is run by a direct democracy in which students and staff are equals.

Free school movement

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List of democratic schools

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This list also includes sub-branches of democratic schools such as Sudbury schools inspired by the Sudbury Valley School and certain anarchistic free schools that align with the broad principles of democratic education.

Democratic education

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Sudbury Valley School, founded in Framingham, Massachusetts in 1968, has full democratic governance: The School Meeting manages all aspects of the school, including staff hiring and facilities.

Fairhaven School (Upper Marlboro, Maryland)

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The school was founded by Mark and Kim McCaig after learning about Sudbury Valley School in Framingham, Massachusetts.

The Circle School

The Circle School is an Integral school located in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania and founded in 1984, and is operated similarly to the Sudbury model established by the Sudbury Valley School in Framingham, Massachusetts.