Learning about Safety through Play and Mistakes

TKG is a special place because self-awareness and confidence-building are part of academic learning. By switching phrases from “Be Careful!” to something more specific and open-ended, we all learn about trust, cooperation, collaboration, and resilience. Recently, our classroom has been outdoors and that means, more exposure to experiences with flora …

Moderated Tuition – Announcement

Financial Assistance through Co-Op for the 2021-22 School Year Tuition moderation applications are now available online. SSS will process the financial aid applications, computations, and verification of forms throughout the entire process. If there are any questions concerning the status of your application, please call SSS directly. Applications are due …

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 …