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Report From St. Petersburg.

I don't like to fly. When I was in my 20's I was traumatized by having to fly back to New York for my brother Bill's funeral after he drowned in Lake George on a college outing. I didn't fly for a long time after that, maybe 10 years. But these day I somehow wind…

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10 Steps To Start Your Own Educational Alternative

Visit a variety of educational alternatives: Progressive schools, democratic schools, Montessori Schools, Waldorf schools, homeschool resource centers, and charter schools, etc. Think about your own vision of what a good alternative would be and what would suit your philosophy. Decide what you think is the best way for your school to be governed, including whether you…

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Breaking: John Gatto to Keynote AERO Conference in August!

Renowned educator and author John Gatto has agreed to keynote the AERO conference in August. Details will be coming soon. Gatto, who has been recovering from a serious stoke several years ago, has started writing again. He has a new children's book that will be released soon, "Snider the CIA Spider," and has been working on a…

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