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Bamboo News Dec 2013

10th December 2013

As I look into the future I see many things that make me happy. I have met a number of people who have come to the school because they saw my TEDtalk, My Green School Dream Read on...


Bamboo News Nov 2013

5th November 2013

Last month I found myself flying through the air and landing abruptly on the roadside after my bicycle wheel hit a nasty hole in the road Read on...


Bamboo News Oct 2013

7th October 2013

As many of you know, I've lived through a great deal over the years. The coconut that fell on me during a hike last year tried to get me, and many other things have tried to quell me Read on...


Bamboo News Sep 2013

10th September 2013

I was very happy to stand up for the 6th time and welcome new families to Green School. Someone remarked that there were as many new families as we had total families 3 years ago. Read on...


Bamboo News Aug 2013

15th August 2013

It's summer in Bali, the very best part of the year. It’s much better to leave in February than in the summer. The nights are cool, the days are long. We've been having intermittent rain because the weather pattern seems to have completely gone mad. But we planted rice the other day with some kids from Green Camp. Read on...


Bamboo News – Jul 2013

2nd July 2013

The kites have appeared; I've noticed for a week or two that little kids are making kites and by August everybody will be making kites. No country in the world celebrates kites the way the Balinese do. That means the cool season is upon us; I'm walking often 10 Read on...


Bamboo News – Jun 2013

7th June 2013

Students at Green School focus on “thematic lessons” which concentrate on one theme, positioned within a subject but including cross-curricular Read on...


Bamboo News – May 2013

15th May 2013

Kuningan, a day in Bali. It means yellow. It's one of my favorite days of the year and I know some of you have experienced this with me. Read on...


Bamboo News – April 2013

5th April 2013

Greenest Student on Earth: Win One Year of Free Tuition! The search is on for the Greenest Student on Earth! Deadline for entries is Earth Day, April 22! Read on...


Bamboo News – March 2013

6th March 2013

So much happened in the last month. I really can't even begin to tell you. But it's terrifically exciting, from buggies to harps. Read on...