The people and ideas that inspired us to start the Canton Learning Collaborative

is self-directed learning right for your family?

If you are considering leaving traditional school and enrolling your child at Canton Learning Collaborative, there are some key principles and expectations to keep in mind:

Overall, attending Canton Learning Collaborative can offer a unique and empowering educational experience for both parents and children. By prioritizing independence, responsibility, and community, parents can support their child's learning journey and help them thrive in this non-traditional educational setting.


how we see self-directed education

Akilah Richards

What is Self-Directed Education?

Peter Gray

School is optional

Ken Danford

how our schools thwart passions

Peter Gray

What still matters?

North Star Alumni Over Age 30

Teacher Liberation

Joel Hammon