There are models, new and old, that offer powerful examples of the solutions we have named in practice. Whether schools, districts, programs, or networks, the models linked below are "bright spots" for anyone seeking to reinvent education. Like all models or metaphors, they have limitations and no school or approach to working with youth is perfect. Individually they have much to offer. Taken together, they point towards a larger framework and emerging approach to education that we call "democratic education."