The Decline of Modern Schooling and the Emergence of a New Civic Sector of Education – Christian Beck

The paper of the speech by Christian Beck of May 25 is now available at his website: The Decline of Modern Schooling and the Emergence of a New Civic Sector of Education Abstract: Pisa (2006) shows positive correlation between economical development and learning results in OECD-countries. But specially USA and Norway with highest gross national […]

The Unschooling Unmanual

Nanda van Gestel, opening speaker at the HeTof weekend 2008 has set up a website about “The Unschooling Unmanual”, a book she contributed to. This inspiring collection of personal stories, essays and articles about unschooling can now be ordered directly from Nanda at www.unschooling.nl.

Henk Blok – Educational Objectives in School and Home Education

Biography: Dr. H. Blok (Henk) is educated as a psychologist. He works at the University of Amsterdam, Faculty for Social and Behavioural Sciences, Division Pedagogy and Educational Studies. He performs research in the educational domain. His speciality is research in primary education. From 1992 till 2000 he also acted as a teacher at a primary […]