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What are your experiments with expanding human consciousness? The Learning Societies UnConference seeks to bring together all kinds of people who are co-creating diverse learning communities, sustainable learning spaces, creative un/learning processes, decolonization tools, etc. for new models of happiness, well-being, localization and swaraj. We are inviting all walkouts, alternative educators, homeschoolers, unschoolers, worldschoolers, cultural creatives, artists, designers, healers, organic farmers, eco-architects, spiritual explorers, giftivists and community-builders, grandmothers and traditional knowledge holders, social entrepreneurs, ecologists, etc. to join us again…Find out more »
The LIFE is Good Conference invites people to join and experience an unschooling community first hand in Vancouver, Washington, United States. You’ll have an opportunity to make new friends, deepen existing friendships, form connections and find the piece that just may be missing from your unschooling journey– a strong, supportive and vibrant group of families to share it with. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rtO5B5B7W88&feature=youtu.beFind out more »
This will be the 17th annual conference hosted by AERO (Alternative Education Resource Organization) in the United States. This year's conference will be held JUNE 25 - 28, 2020 at the CROWNE PLAZA AIRE, Bloomington/Minneapolis, Minnesota. There will be KEYNOTE PRESENTATIONS, MINI-TALKS, YOUTH LED SESSIONS, BREAKOUTS, WORKSHOPS, DOCUMENTARIES, NETWORKING.Find out more »
The 13th European Conference on Democratic Education will be held from the 2-8 August 2020 in Sofia, Bulgaria Experience the traditional creative and inspiring EUDEC Conference's atmosphere as an annual meeting point for all the people from the community. Share experience from Bulgarian people in the fields of interesting teaching methodologies, child development, risky play, play therapy, restorative practices, nonviolent communication, school mediation and group facilitation. The unique Open Space format will facilitate the creation of an emergent program and…Find out more »
The Northeast Unschooling Conference is an annual gathering of unschooling families. The conference is located in Wakefield, MA, at the beautiful Sheraton Four Points in the greater Boston area. NEUC provides a dynamic mix of speakers, presentations, hands-on arts workshops, opportunities for reflection, connection with a broader unschooling community, and conference activities geared towards engaging, entertaining, inspiring, and empowering each member of your family. This year it will take place from Aug 13, 10:00 AM EDT – Aug 16, 12:00…Find out more »
The Free to Be Unschooling Conference is a celebration of living and learning outside the box. They believe that one of our most important jobs as parents is to act as our children’s partners and facilitators… to walk beside them as they navigate the world, living and learning with passion and joy, according to their own personal path in life. This conference aims to help us support each other in doing just that. This conference will take place at the Embassy…Find out more »
Join This Community of Family Travelers at their Fourth Annual Family Adventure Summit in Penticton, British Columbia, Canada September 5th to 9th, 2020! The Family Adventure Summit is an in-person gathering of up to 400 inspiring people intent on living with purpose and adventure. It’s a super fun, high energy, and family-focused event to celebrate family connection, life learning, long-term travel, community, creative living, and enjoying life to the fullest. This is the place to meet friends who understand the benefits…Find out more »
The Project World School Family Summits are designed as temporary community hubs where we gather in the spirit of community and co-create valuable learning experiences. The summits are designed as forum for all; from veteran worldschoolers to those who are just starting out as a place to add to our collective wisdom, share experiences, challenges and triumphs and support one another. The Project World school Family Summit is a five day gathering for worldschooling families. This unique conference hosts sessions,…Find out more »