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 …

Join Our 2nd Annual Children’s Entrepreneur Fair – March 14

Observe the opportunity for children to launch their very own startup business. Sign up Here! Download the FLYER – EntrepreneurFair2020. Children develop a brand, create a product or service, build a marketing strategy, and then open for customers at our one-day marketplace. We will host 12 booths at the 2nd annual event …

Valentine’s Day without Commercialism – Is That Possible?

How we do Valentine’s Day @ TKG There are a few themes that come up around Valentine’s Day including commercialism, intrinsic motivation, and empowerment. In promoting a personal, comfortable, and marketing-free environment we try our best to furnish the space with natural materials that encourage exploration, cooperation, and freedom to …

Learning through Experience

You never stop learning. It is a well-documented fact. The days of having to be at a desk, waiting for someone to deliver the information, are long gone. The norm of “waiting your turn” to earn a seat at the table is shifting. The tools of learning are changing faster …

Weekly Newsletter #5 – Nature Growers (ages 6-7) 2017

Practice Makes Progress ***IN THIS NEWSLETTER*** Tending the Garden – Field Trip is this Friday Parent Teacher Tools – Volunteer for TKG this Tues TKG Office – Oct tuition is past due In Education News -When parents, teachers and students work together, we understand more deeply BUY your Fall Fundraiser Tickets! Social Share on FB: …

COMMUNITY CLASS NEWSLETTER – WEEK 4 2017-2018

Listen. Learn. Know. ***IN THIS NEWSLETTER*** Tending the Garden – Sign Up for Saturday’s Meeting Parent Teacher Tools – Branches Meeting is tomorrow TKG Office – Oct tuition is now due In Education News – Who is the owner of ‘rights’? ACORNS/EVERGREENS – Sign up for Monthly Meeting Hosting Social Share: #WhyWeTKG Board on Pinterest! …

TKG SUMMER FIELD DAYS – SIGN UP!

Field day with The Knowing Garden is designed to deepen students’ connection to nature and give them the opportunity to maximize their mental healthiness by being exposed to the physical, neurological, social and biological benefits of the outdoors. Studies show that people who engage with nature regularly become lifelong stewards …