As September roles around it’s a time of many milestones, our little ones are moving forward in their world as we start to think about saying goodbye to summer and herald in the cooler autumn weather. It has been an extremely busy season for us at Discovery, final touches on the interior and wrapping […]
Welcome to Peregrine Discovery!
We are a growing learning centre focused on creating high-quality and memorable programs, experiences and events for children, their families, and the community.
Today’s world is changing, and our goal is to provide a carefully curated space to educate, inspire and empower our community to be advocates for a thriving future.
We focus on supporting a childs natural growth paired with 21st Century learning and embrace the importance of experiencing nature, exploring freely and guiding play.
Our centre is located in a converted family house overlooking a beautiful golf course surrounded by private conservation land, this provides a cosy home-like environment complete with gardens, eating areas, and plenty of nature to explore.
Latest From the Team
I recently attended an education conference in Finland where I had the opportunity to observe five different schools, interact with students, and talk to teachers and principals. Finland has been the envy to other education systems, who fawn over the success of both their students success as well as student happiness. My first day in […]
At the beginning of January we opened up Discovery to a group of families to run a whole week of fun and exploration for the kids. Everyone involved worked tirelessly to make sure it was successful with Kirsten and Jennifer organizing up a storm and Sara preparing activities to keep everyone engaged. We received amazing […]
Finland’s education system is constantly in my vocabulary when speaking with other educators. I have read articles, watched movies and entirely fawned over Finland’s glorious, successful education system. For me, it boils down to the basics. The students are happy and excited to attend school. The teachers are inspired, full of energy, and confident in […]
Natural methods of almost anything seem to benefit our minds and bodies better than the manufactured or artificial type. Throughout the past few months, I have read countless articles and watched multiple videos about alternative education, and specifically natural learning. What that term “alternative education” is defined as differs among educators based on their own […]
Hi, I’m Sara! I’m a teacher and I am part of a team creating a new alternative education environment. Before we discuss school, I wanted to talk about how I was as a student. I was always an anxious child in school. I was painfully shy and couldn’t stand being asked questions aloud in class. […]