David (upper right) with partner Ellen,
Aliyah (bottom-l) & Meera
David H. Albert, author of : Adventures in Homeschooling and Community-Based Education (New Society Publishers, 1999), says, “The best education I ever received I get from my kids.” He writes a regular column, “My Word!” for Home Education Magazine. As founder of New Society Publishers, David was both editor and publisher of John Taylor Gatto’s Dumbing Us Down: The Hidden Curriculum of Compulsory Schooling, and more than 100 other titles. He was also a founding member of Co-op America and the National Association of Socially Responsible Businesses.
David lives in Olympia, Washington, with his partner Ellen and two wonderful daughters, Aliyah (age 15) and Meera (12). When he is not learning with and from his kids, writing (mostly stories), making music, or raising funds for child welfare or community development projects in India, he serves as Senior Planning and Policy Analyst for the Washington State Division of Alcohol and Substance Abuse. David is also an active member of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers), and moderator of the Quaker Homeschooling Circle.
Feel free to contact David via e-mail or call him at (360) 352-0506.
A portion of the proceeds from all sales on this site go to support child welfare and community development projects in South India.