A really fantastic person from Eugene, Oregon
. She organizes the annual Not Back To School Camp
Grace has also written (the now-revised) Teenage Liberation Handbook, which is appropriately subtitled: How to get a real life and education. It mostly describes unschooling, but touches on independece, freedom, and education. It illustrates with real-life examples.
I have made major changes in my life based on her teachings, and am now better educated.