The Berlin unique educational institution that has turned the conventions of traditional teaching radically upside down. At Oberländer’s school, there are no grades until students turn 15, no timetables and no lecture-style instructions. The pupils decide which subjects they want to study for each l
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Here are examples of schools that we think have thoughtful principles and approaches that align with the EFS benchmarks.
Minerva is an innovative new model for higher education. Students live together in seven different city around the world each semester and take classes in video conferences with top professors in each discipline. From their website: Minerva is deeply principled, never losing sight of our mission: Nu
Founded in 2013 in the Dogpatch neighborhood of San Francisco, AltSchool has a roster of financial backers who would be the envy of any startup: Andreessen Horowitz, Mark Zuckerburg, Pierre Omidyar, and Peter Thiel's Founders Fund. The school was created by former Google engineer and Aardvark fo
The Mountain School is an alternative school affiliated with Milton Academy . It enables 11th-graders, who hail from public and private schools across the country, to spend a semester of tightly-packed days cultivating the food they eat and working closely with professors in rigorous courses that
Keep your job. See the world. Leave the planning to us. Remote Year brings together groups of inspiring professionals to travel, live, and work remotely in different cities around the world for a year or four months. You don't have to choose between work and travel. You can do both. Challenge
In their words: UWC (United World Colleges) is a global education movement that makes education a force to unite people, nations and cultures for peace and a sustainable future. You have not allowed cookies and this content may contain cookies. If you would like to view this content please
from their website: The intentions of Brockwood Park School, stated in Krishnamurti's many public talks and books, can be summarised as follows: To educate the whole human being; To explore what freedom and responsibility are in relationship with others and in modern society; To see the possibility
Founded in a set of small Santa Monica bungalows in 1971, Crossroads School was developed by Dr. Paul Cummins, Dr. Rhoda Makoff, and a small group of teachers and parents. The school was a pioneer for social-emotional learning and holistic education; Cummins even wrote a book about his pedagogic
Summit has a network of progressive charter schools in the USA, but it also makes their learning platform available to any school or teacher who trains in "The Summit Way". They created this document The Science of Summit to share their framework as well as the research that backs it up.
BRIGHT IDEAS FOR DAILY LIFE At The School of Life you think about the most important topics in your daily life: work, friendship, love, money, family and more. Insights from 2500 years of culture and science help you live a wiser and more beautiful life. https://www.theschooloflife.com/london/
Punta Mona is a dynamic learning community living off-grid on Costa Rica's east coast. Best known for Permaculture design, but they also offer learning experiences yoga, medicinal plants and much more. in their words: Permaculture is a philosophy and practice of ecological design that doesn’t tell y
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