Staff Opportunities at Sligo Sudbury School

By | 2018-08-13T17:59:46+00:00 July 16th, 2018|News|

Sligo Sudbury School is currently recruiting staff members to join our team from September 2018. Overview of the Staff Member role The staff member role is vitally important to the successful running of the school.  Staff members are role models for the children, and their primary purpose must be to demonstrate how to live in [...]

Sudbury on TV3 July 4, 2018

By | 2018-07-16T11:51:11+00:00 July 4th, 2018|Media, News|

Gayle Nagle from Sligo Sudbury School, Bernard Moran from Wicklow Sudbury School, together with Julie Meehan on TV3 Ireland am July 4, 2018.  Click on link below to view. Independence Day!! TV3 Ireland AM

Sligo Sudbury School on Today FM

By | 2018-07-16T11:51:22+00:00 June 28th, 2018|Media, News|

Today FM's Dermot and Dave show had Sligo Sudbury's Gayle Nagle and Julie Meehan as guests on their show June 28, 2018.  Link below to listen to the podcast. https://www.todayfm.com/podcasts/88411/This-School-In-Sligo-Will-Let-Students-Teach-Each-Other

June Film Screening at The Model

By | 2018-06-04T12:02:23+00:00 June 4th, 2018|News|

Our last screening of the summer on Sat 23rd June will be focused on the day to day experiences of life at a Sudbury School and some discussion around self-directed learning in general. Sudbury Valley School is the original Sudbury School  in MA, USA. This short film documents the day to day activities at the [...]

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May Film Screening at The Model

By | 2018-05-21T15:57:54+00:00 May 21st, 2018|News|

For this month's screening we are doing something a little different.  We will be showing 2 short films of 30 minutes each to allow for more time for questions and general discussion of the concepts. The 2 films are Democratic Schools, by Jan Gabbert and Sudbury Valley School, by SVS Press We hope you can [...]

April Film Screening at The Model

By | 2018-04-10T16:23:55+00:00 April 10th, 2018|News|

Saturday April 28th 2018 at 11am The Model, Sligo Our film series continues with a screening of 'Doing Nothing all Day'. A young mother starts the search for the ideal school for her son and discovers the tradition of democratic schools. She speaks with scientists and protagonists of the democratic education movement in Germany, England [...]