What is Free education? What is Freedom and What is Education

OccupyLSE Demo - 19th March - London School of Economics

The British Coalition government have opened up new Wikipedia:Free school (England)s , the National Unions of Students want Free Education .... but are these the same or opposite things or are they altogether unrelated... or ...

Some history Edit

w:Free University of Berlin - estabkished in 1948 at the start of the Cold War

Free Univerisites and Free Schools of 1966 - 1968 Edit

Student/teacher lead institutions:

Selforganisations / Free Universities 1990s-2000s Edit

Now Edit

Free schools/ Free Universities/ Edit

Experimental situations currently underway - self organisations/ anti-institutions

OERs and MOOCs Edit

See also Open educational resources (OER) and Wikipedia:Massive Open Online Course (MOOC)

Examples of OER in use:

OER Links Edit

Political demand of 'Free education' Edit

Doors barred as LSE is occupied by the Free University of London

NUT Edit

OER Links Edit

Student Occupations Edit

Separate page for further expansion on this topic: Student Occupations

Recent Student Occupations Edit


  • OccupationUQAM, Montreal 2015
    • #occupationUQAM

Current occupations Edit

See Also Edit

External links Edit