Homeschool/Unschool Enrichment – Wednesdays

TKG’s mission to re-think education has deep roots in the un-school/homeschool movement. For the last seven years, we have been building a school that steps away from the confines of the industrial revolution model of education; and on that amazing journey, we have found that our community flows in many …

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 KNOW: Find Subirdia!

Environmental Stewardship is one of our core values and this article appeared in a recent parent newsletter to help support our commitment to nature: Finding Subirdia Unfortunately, when many of us think about nature, we imagine a pristine preserve far from our neighborhood. This disconnection to nature is one of …

“From Under Our Big Tree” Newsletter: Week #2 at our School (2015)

The Knowing Garden From under our big tree… 20 September 2015 Weekly Newsletter #2 – Community-Wide “If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.” ― Marcus Tullius Cicero Dear Community Member, Home-school folders will be given to your children this week. For returning families, we called them …

FROM UNDER OUR BIG TREE: Week 6/Year 4 (5 to 7 Class)

Too often we give children answers to remember rather than problems to solve. ~Roger Lewin Typically, I’m the grown-up sitting at the kids table, in the bounce house, and most recently swimming in the pool with the kids while the adults do their thing.  So I know that socializing and …