Author: Elizabeth Lund

Elizabeth Lund is a freelance writer and radical educator based in the Chicago area. She is the team lead at Tallgrass Sudbury School in Riverside, IL, and advocates for self-directed education and youth rights.
Sudbury Tallgrass students

Schools Are Not for Learning

The pandemic has revealed what many adults feared to admit: school is not for learning. It’s for child care and community. Could we create a society where learning isn’t bound up with social safety nets? Could we separate learning from the rat race of “achievement” and credentials?