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 …

TKG KNOW: Sign Up for Camp Nature Week – NEXT WEEK!

Camp NatureWeek will immerse students in one of Southern California’s treasures: The White Point Nature Preserve featuring 102 acres of restored coastal sage scrub habitat, hiking and handicap accessible trails overlooking the ocean and Catalina Island. Through a curriculum designed to address California Content Standards in Science, activities place the tools …

TKG LEARN: Summer Camps with TKG

TKG is now offering Summer Programs, aligned with our School mission & values, for our students and our greater community. Enrollment at TKG is not necessary to participate. The following camps are available this Summer, 2016: SUMMER FIELD DAYS Powered by Eventbrite Nature Week: TKG’s Environmental Stewards Camp July18-22 Powered …

TKG LISTEN: The Role of Rigor in Kindergarten

This article appeared as a “Resource Of The Week” in our parent newsletter: Rigor and Kindergarten. At TKG, we know that those two words go together when children (or an individual child) are asking for it. We will encourage our students to engage academic rigor, as their developmental capacity (ZPD) expands. …