The latest news, announcements, and newsletters from the Alliance organizers. Additional news and announcements submitted by and for ASDE members can be found in the Forums.

2023-06-02What if it was summer break all the time?

Link to original newsletter. This June, we’re thinking about what a world without school would look like... What if it was summer break all the […]

2023-05-03SDE Novel Release + More

Link to orginial newsletter. RIGGED, Tipping Points Press’ first SDE Novel, Available Now This young adult novel follows seventh-grader, Fisher Haskins, also called Little Fish, […]

2023-04-24Saturday Event + Fundraiser Results

Link to original newsletter. Saturday, April 29th from 3-4 pm Eastern, on Zoom AMA with Nancy Tilton, ALC Mosaic Join the Alliance for Self-Directed Education, […]

2023-04-11LIMITED-TIME SPECIAL GIFT – Last 3 Days for Our Fundraiser

Link to original newsletter. Hello, We have a few more days left for our monthly donor campaign, and in addition to the perks we are […]

2023-03-31Fundraising Update – 35% to Our Goal

Link to original newsletter. Hello, Thank you for investing your valuable time to read this email. We need to remind our members and subscribers of […]

2023-03-23ASDE Needs Your Help!

Link to original newsletter. Hello, This is an urgent request for your support. We’re asking you to help us reach our goal of $6,000 in […]

2022-12-26Community is Everything in the SDE Movement

The Alliance for Self-Directed Education (ASDE) began with a focus on bringing the movement together, so we could learn from one another, support one another, […]

2022-11-18Autumn in ASDE

Link to original newsletter. In this newsletter you can read about Past activities The projects and activities that ASDE did this Autumn. Current focus What […]

2022-08-24“(Not) Back to School” Season Once Again

Hello Wonderful ASDE Community! It’s Janice here! I’m writing the August newsletter while our Executive Director, Bria, is on maternity leave. Whew! The summer sure […]

2022-07-20ASDE’s Organizational Membership Program, job opportunities, and events

Hi Everyone, The Alliance for Self-Directed Education is thrilled to partner with all kinds of organizations that are supportive of and advocate for Self-Directed Education […]

2022-07-14A Message From ASDE’s Director

Hi Everyone, This Friday, July 15th, will be my last day at the Alliance for Self-Directed Education for several months, as I shift into maternity […]

2022-06-23Optimizing Conditions for Self-Directed Education

Happy June, All! This past week we posted on our social media about the Optimizing Conditions for Self-Directed Education, as defined by ASDE. We want […]

2022-05-11SDE Weekend videos, ASDE updates, and an SDE facilitator job opportunity!

Hi Everyone, The team is still chatting about which projects to prioritize in the coming months, and which ones we will revisit in early 2023. […]

2022-04-08Strategic Planning Process Updates & Summer SDE Events

Hi Everyone, Last week we held a community meeting to share about our proposed projects and initiatives for the next few years. We are so […]

2022-02-10Event Listings, SDE Weekend Reflections, & Announcements

Hi Everyone, As we move into the new year and settle in after our exciting January event, The SDE Weekend, we are reevaluating the purpose […]

2022-01-18ASDE Team Comings & Goings

We have new folks to welcome and difficult farewells to others. We are excited and humbled to share the news of team comings and goings […]

2021-12-27The Impact of a Year

Is anyone else feeling the shift? More families than ever, especially BIPOC families, are shifting to homeschooling. For many, this move is fueled by finally […]

2021-11-09ASDE and Community Happenings, Support & News

Greetings Everyone. We want to share a bit about where we are at and what we are up to, as well as events and goings-on […]

2021-07-20Welcome to New Organizing Team Members!

We are thrilled to announce two new members of the organizing team. Domari Dickinson (she/her) A huge welcome to Domari Dickinson, who has joined the team […]

2020-12-21The Alliance in Action

Most who explore self-directed education (SDE) and stick with it were impacted early on by┬áthe work of others who shared the honesty within this life […]