Finland’s Education System: Inspiring and Intriguing

Northern lights. Aurora borealis

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 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. […]