“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.” –Margaret Mead


Holistic Education can feel a bit unfamiliar and confusing to people.  Below is a list of resources, which you might find useful as you continue on your journey to understand what Salmonberry School is all about and what’s behind the “Salmonberry magic.”  We encourage you to explore and enjoy!

Useful websites

Holistic – a great introduction!

Holistic Education Initiative – A wonderful library and other resources

Alternative Education Resource Organization (AERO)

A Few Like-minded Schools

Bellwether School (Williston, VT)

Whole Life Learning Center (Austin, TX)

Wingra School (Madison, WI)

Equinox School (Toronto, ONT)

Rainbow Community School (Asheville, NC)

Peconic Community School (Aquebogue, NY)

Essays and Articles – just a few

Ron Miller: “Holistic Education: A Brief Introduction

Paul Freedman: “Fathoming Depth: Envisioning Deep Education

Parker Palmer: “The Grace of Great Things

Nel Noddings: “Caring in Education

John P Miller: “A Framework for Holistic Education