John HoltJohn Holt, (1923-1985) American author and educator, proponent of homeschooling, and pioneer in youth rights theory

John Holt Quote

“I believe that we learn best when we, not others are deciding what we are going to learn, and when we are choosing the people, materials, and experiences from which we will be learning.”

John HoltJohn Holt
~ John Holt

Holt, J. (1967). How Children Learn. New York: Pitman Publishing Corporation

Ratings and Comments

Mike, Norwalk

I've owned Montessori schools and have seen the accuracy of the quotes application.

E Archer, NYC

This has been my experience. The Montessori methods are excellent!

Patrick Henry, Red Hill

A rightly principled, reasonable, approach to the education of anyone, to the extent to which he or she is to be prepared to become a Sovereign Individual.


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