Explorations — Role Model

A  role model is a person who inspires and encourages us to strive for  greatness, live to our fullest potential and see the best in ourselves. A  role model is someone we admire and someone we aspire to be like. We  learn through them, through their commitment to excellence and…

Explorations — Children

Our  flagship learning experiences, the “Explorations”, are experiential, interdisciplinary and inquiry-based. These explorations transcend disciplinary boundaries. Explorations are a combination of subjects with an emphasis on projects utilizing sources that go beyond textbooks and exploring relationships among concepts.Our  young learners recently explored the challenges, risks and  opportunities facing children…

Human Migration — An exploration by Northstar learners

Currently  our middle school learners are exploring Human Migrations. I believe it  is critical for kids to understand the idea of migrations from multiple  perspectives, whether it is because of economic exigencies or  incentives, war zones, ethnic conflicts, or other reasons. In a world  where we are quick to judge…

Our flagship learning experience

I believe that there is an intricate relationship between experience and  learning. To “learn from experience” is to make backward and forward  connections between experiences, to discover the connection of things.  We have designed a path breaking “Exploratory Learning” approach based on  careful scrutiny of progressive methodologies and approaches as…