Village Learning Center

Democracy - Community - Pursuit of Happiness

The Village Sudbury School is democratically run by students and staff. Students pursue whatever subjects interest them, in groups or individually, and learn informally along the way -- even as they play.

Tesla, SpaceX founder started a democratic school

Elon Musk, co-founder of PayPal and founder of Tesla Motors and SpaceX, started a small democratic school for his kids and the kids of select SpaceX employees after he and his wife decided no existing schools were right for their boys. It's exciting to see support for unschooling and democratic education from such a visionary entrepreneur!

Here is a Slate.com article about Musk's school, Ad Astra.