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"I am a long-time admirer of the Sudbury experiment. I am a retired English teacher, educated the "old" way, and learning just no..."
"Two semesters shy of a degree in journalism, I dropped out of college and began the work I was made for. In the midst of that work..."
Ann-Karin T. Larsen
20 years old
"Hi. I'd love to get in contact with unschoolers and self-learners; mainly in my region, but so far there is only one other Norwegi..."
17 years old
"I joined ZTC in order to explore ways to further my education besides college. I am a senior in high school at the age of 17. I h..."
30 years old
"I am enamored with autodidactic learning. While floating around the Web one day I landed on ZTC. It seems like a wonderful concept..."
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