...Care and Education in Communities"
A conference to celebrate the centenary of the Little Commonwealth and Homer Lane, and to reflect on the future of residential therapeutic child care and education with a group of leading practitioners, academics, writers and thinkers
November 9th, 2013
HILFIELD FRIARY, DORSET
Brother Hugh, SSF: Welcome to Hilfield Friary (site of the Little Commonwealth)
David Lane, Chair of CCHN - Marking the 5th anniversary of the Child Care History Network
Craig Fees: The conference: overview of the day
Judith Stinton: The Little Commonwealth (Introduction, leading to the Tour)
The Walking Tour
Presentations: Session One
Albert Lamb, "The Rescue of Childhood: Homer Lane and A.S. Neill"
Presentations: Session Two
John Diamond, 'the children of the dangerous and perishing classes'
Afternoon Discussion Groups (not recorded)
Presentations: Session Three
David Gribble, "Similar ideas in dissimilar settings"
After the Conference: