Henry Readhead


Henry, grandson of A.S.Neill, has been part of the Summerhill School community for 41 years through many different capacities: student, teacher, international ambassador and Deputy Head. He specialises in children’s cognitive, emotional, social and physical wellbeing; establishment of safe, sincere and supportive living and learning environments; educational institution development and management; mentoring and training of education professionals; human resources and business management; parental support and consultancy. Henry has a remarkably broad understanding of the matters affecting children’s healthy development in a global context. He has been travelling the world, connecting with institutions, organisations and practitioners, helping people start their own projects and offering advice and assistance on ensuring a happy, healthy and fulfilled childhood through education and childrearing.