Our Driving Questions

One of the structural requirements of Project-Based Learning (PBL), is the “driving question.” Every year, TKG classrooms feature a question that is inspired by current events and environment (in Reggio philosophy the environment is a teacher, too) to help guide learning plans. Our questions are designed to empower students and the community …

In Response to School Closures

We’re all struggling right now. School closures have reminded us of how important community, mentors, learning, play, and relationships are to our health and personal growth. When Governor Newsom announced (1) that schools would begin fully-distanced, he also underscored, “Learning is non-negotiable.” The plan, as introduced in the press release, …

Fall Enrollment is Open

TKG has plans to open, with outdoor play and learning pods, on September 8th. We are enrolling students ages 5-10 for our learner-centered program. Covid protocols will be in place with the most care for children’s health and happiness which means we will hold space for social-emotional learning and play. …

TKG BookClub – Thu 23 July

Join us for a “night out” with friends – bonus, some support and encouragement keep your spirits fresh! Michelle, our founding teacher, will facilitate a discussion about the P.E.T. tools & strategies. The book is “Parent Effectiveness Training: The Proven Program for Raising Responsible Children” by Thomas Gordon and we’ll …

TKG Health & Safety Updates

Current TKG Status TKG’s campus is closed. Students and families are participating in summer school online and small play pods in-person. More information is available here. We are making plans to open with outdoor learning & play pods, with distanced accommodations for families unable to attend in-person, beginning September 8th. We …

Special Event – LIVE Story time with Author Angela Shanté – THE NOISY CLASSROOM

Live on Wednesday May 27th at 10am! Visit our Facebook Page to watch. Listen, Learn, and Know with Angela Shanté. She’ll read her new release, “The Noisy Classroom” and take your questions. The Noisy Classroom is illustrated by Alison Hawkins. Signed books will be raffled via our LIVE Facebook Stream …