Community Event & Fundraiser: April 29, 2017

The Knowing Garden presents: “TKG Cultural Journeys,” Our Spring Fundraiser to benefit our school. Visit our official event site for all the details Tickets are now on sale and auction items will be added soon! Starting on April 22, 2017, The Knowing Garden will be auctioning off a number of …

TKG LEARN: The Science of Nurturing Gratitude in Schools

“For too long, we’ve taken gratitude for granted.” TKG is thrilled to welcome Giacomo Bono, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Psychology, California State University, Dominguez Hills to our community for a learning opportunity focused on the scientific study of gratitude, particularly in identifying the causes and benefits of nurturing gratitude in …

SPRING Camp Apr 10-14: Literature Alive!

April 10-14 LITERATURE ALIVE is a day camp for spring breakers between the ages of 5-12.  This day camp focuses on bringing classic children’s books to life through theater and reinactments of highlighted moments with tangible, interactive play, crafting and creating.  All reading & non-reading levels welcome. We will focus …

Community Newsletter – Week #6 (16 Oct 2016)

Layers of play unfold… Play is Linked to Success “When we treat children’s play as seriously as it deserves, we are helping them feel the joy that’s to be found in the creative spirit. It’s the things we play with and the people who help us play that make a …

Community Newsletter – Week #5 (9 Oct 2016)

Our first field day in partnership with PVPLC. Thank you for your support. When You Believe in Yourself, Your Brain Operates Differently “Dreams are what guide us, art is what defines us, math is what makes it all possible, and love is what lights our way.” ― Mike Norton The inspiration …

COMMUNITY Event-mini Maker Fair: Sat 28 Jan, 9am

Makers are all around us. You don’t need to buy anything to be a maker. STEM is more than technology! CLICK Here to RSVP to the Maker Fair! Presenters and attendees are welcome. There will be hands-on making for the whole family. Sat Jan 28 from 9 – 12pm 301 …

TKG LISTEN: Are We Better Off Without the Fairness Doctrine?

Beware the Too Compelling Narrative In the spirit of our appreciation for writing, this article provokes us to think about the power of writing and the proliferation of micro/hyper-individualized media. Should government or a governing body manage media bias (see Fairness Doctrine) or leave it up to consumers? What role does …

TKG LEARN: Enrollment Information Night – Thurs 27 Oct

The Knowing Garden Elementary School offers a collaborative and interactive approach to education. Our teacher and parent community empowers individuals to love learning, cultivate relationships, embrace nature and engage with the world as innovators and catalysts. Our Information nights are designed to give parents information about how learning happens here, our community connection and …