Discovery 2.0

Childhood Outdoors

Just over a year ago we set out with the goal of providing a different educational path for our two young boys with Discovery. We were lucky enough to be joined by Ms Sara – a teacher with a similar vision – as a partner on this adventure, who quickly lead the charge as our […]

Our Week of Discovery


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 […]

Two little seedlings

Toddler playing with daddy in the garden

Just over 5 years ago the seedlings of Discovery were planted firmly in the ground when, as a young father, our first child was born. We had moved back to Canada after having lived overseas for well over 15 years, and were busy piloting a young start up whose focus was developing technology for visual […]

Natural Learning: From Skeptic to Believer

Natural Learning

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 […]

Meet the Teacher

Traditional Classroom

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. […]