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Alternative Schools for Alternative Kids

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“Our aim is not merely to make the child understand, and still less to force him to memorize, but so to touch his imagination as to enthuse him to his inmost core.”

Maria Montessori


“Accept the children with reverence, educate them with love, send them forth in freedom.”

Rudolf Steiner


The Alternative Education Resource Organization (AERO)
The AERO is a non-profit organization founded in 1989 by education expert Jerry Mintz to advance learner-centered approaches to education. AERO is considered by many to be the primary hub of communications and support for educational alternatives around the world. AERO provides information, resources and guidance to families, schools and organizations regarding their educational choices. AERO advises on topics such as: home schooling, public and private alternative schools, and charter schools.

Something Good in the World, Inc.
Something Good in the World, Inc. is an affiliated group of concerned teachers and parents seeking to improve the situation of education in America. As a team, we bring together our collective experience and knowledge to try to offer the best possible educational alternatives for children, teachers, and parents.

Something Good in the World, Inc. provides services to the public in the form of educational programs for children of all ages and backgrounds. These programs include a wide variety of extracurricular, alternative, and curriculum-based programs, in schools and outdoors, in private and public spaces that extend to homeschooled children, children with learning differences and children in underserved areas. The activities range from academic arts-integrated and outdoor education programs for Pre-K through Grade 12, to creative arts workshops and field trips for teens, to music and storytelling for families, to community garden and landscape projects for all ages.

Consciousness-Based Education Association

The Consciousness-Based Education Association (CBEA) is a non-profit, educational organization that provides practical, scientifically validated educational programs, technologies, and consulting services for new schools, existing schools, and after-school organizations.

CBEA offers Consciousness-Based education (CBESM) to enliven the full creative potential and inner happiness of every student and teacher, eliminate stress, and enliven total brain functioning. The key technologies of this program are the Transcendental Meditation® and TM-Sidhi® programs.