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.

2019-12-01Generous Supporter Will Match ALL Donations up to $5,000

In support of our Giving Tuesday fundraiser, a generous donor has offered a $5,000 donation match, which will include monthly sustainer donations, TODAY through Wednesday, […]

2019-11-22What ASDE Means to Us...

We launched our membership drive on Tuesday with a message from Peter Gray, ASDE’s President, about our membership changes, accomplishments so far, and calls to […]

2019-11-19A Message from Peter Gray, ASDE’s President

Read about ASDE’s New Membership Policy and Benefits

2019-10-28Learn More About What ASDE Is up to This Fall

PLUS: Announcements, questions on the forums, and upcoming events!

2019-09-06New EDiT Website, Gatherings, and Resources from the SDE Community

Education in Transformation (EDiT) just launched their website. This website is a resource where you can watch videos about Self-Directed Education, learn how to get […]

2019-08-27Young People: Take our Survey about Advocacy and Involvement!

PLUS: Voices of Children

2019-08-05ASDE is the Recipient of a $10,000 Grant!

PLUS: Can SDE and curriculum co-exist?

2019-07-05Three Common Myths about Unschooling

Share your story and answer people’s questions about the three common myths about unschooling!

2019-06-18Children’s freedom is one of the most important civil rights issues of our time

Greetings to Alliance Members and Subscribers! Through the forums on, and in our working groups and local SDE group support calls, we see members […]

2019-06-07Book releases, events, gatherings, and special projects

So much is going on around the Self-Directed Education community!

2019-05-05Windsor House Needs Your Help!

Windsor House, the longtime public democratic school in Vancouver, Canada, is facing possible closure. Windsor House has been operating for over 50 years, and is […]

2019-04-25The Alliance Needs Your Help: Take a 10 Minute Survey

Help inform ASDE’s direction and efforts to support and advocate for Self-Directed Education.

2019-04-19Announcement from the ASDE Board of Directors

2019-04-16Self-Directed Education Thread at This Year’s AERO Conference

Offerings will include Facilitating SDE, a Self-Directed Education Panel, Racial Equity in SDE, and more...

2019-04-01Who is Alexander Khost?

Meet the Editor-in-Chief of Tipping Points Magazine, whose involvement extends to many facets of the SDE world.

2019-03-22What is the Self-Directed Education Community up to?

Conferences, events, open houses, webinars, and other news.

2019-03-05What is ASDE up to?

The Library Initiative, AERO Conference, and ways to get involved.

2019-01-31An Update on the Year to Come

Plus: Thank you for your contributions to ASDE’s fundraiser

2019-01-23The Alliance: Diversity is our strength

Bringing together the voices, experiences, and practices of the SDE movement

2018-12-13Who is Bria Bloom?

Meet the grown unschooler who is helping ASDE stay organized and effective.