How Do Passion Projects Come To Life?

Taking cues from each student’s developmental readiness, teachers and parents use these guiding strategies to support the life-skills practice of creativity, confidence-building, problem-solving, and perseverance. Acorns: Students are exploring and beginning to find what they are passionate about. Students are often trying out new skills and experiences. Students may have …

Happy Mother’s Day from TKG

Happy Mother’s Day from your TKG family! We don’t get to see some of you as often as we’d like but you are in our hearts as members in this village that nurtures relationship, learner-based education, personal empowerment, and social activism. Being a mother is much more than what you …

Summer Camps 2018

We will be in our new location for these camps. Let us know if you have any questions! Edit JULY CAMP THINKER FAIR July 30-Aug 3 9 to 12 pm. Ages 5/6. Join TKG’s tradition of “alt” science fairs where instead of ribbons and standardized projects you get ART, STEM …

WEEKLY NEWSLETTER 2017: Evergreens (ages 10-12), Week 3

Growth Mindset Supported ***IN THIS NEWSLETTER*** Tending the Garden – Parent Conferences are this Friday Parent Teacher Tools – ECHO Parenting Class begins Tuesday TKG Office – Facilities Team meets this Sat In Education News – Problem-solving with technology SIGN UP – Parent & Me Playgroup (ages 0-5) Social Share: Homeschool at TKG – Weds! …

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 …

PARENTING/EDUCATION WORKSHOP: The Science of Nurturing Gratitude in Schools – May 24

“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 …