Manhattan Free School Open House - Manhattan Free School
115 E. 106th St. - 212-533-2826
East Harlem, NY 10029
Description: Tour the facility and learn about this school's revolutionary approach to education, where students and staff are trusted to govern the school together, learning is self-directed, and classes are non-compulsory. Because students design their individual educational path, classes develop around student interest, with advisors to assist students as desired. Watch a decision-making meeting in progress as students and staff take responsibility for the effective operation of and the quality of life at the school. Children ages 8 and older and their parents are welcome.