LET THE CHILDREN PLAY

LET THE CHILDREN PLAY

When I walk around the Green School Bali campus, hearing the laughter, seeing students in the gardens, listening to the music, etc etc… I often have to remind myself that this is a school. I believe that learning (and school) should be FUN! But … sometimes it looks...
EVERYDAY IS EARTH DAY

EVERYDAY IS EARTH DAY

We have a line in our Green School song – “Everyday is Earth Day.” We sing it all the time. But when April 22nd comes around each year, our school community does everything possible to demonstrate our values as we educate for a sustainable future. At Green...
CHANGING THE CULTURE IN AND ABOUT SCHOOLS

CHANGING THE CULTURE IN AND ABOUT SCHOOLS

There needs to be a focus on culture-building in schools. When a community lives a set of agreed-upon values, when the community learns, shares and celebrates together, when a community of learners’ activities make the world a better place – that’s how you build...
SOME OF MY BEST FRIENDS ARE PLACES

SOME OF MY BEST FRIENDS ARE PLACES

I’m excited to be going back to school. Although, at Green School Bali, we are going forward to school. It’s with so much excitement that we are starting a new school year – and that excitement is exponential when I think of everyone coming forward to our epic...
DEAR GRADUATES

DEAR GRADUATES

At the end of a long journey, it’s good to look back and reflect on your adventure. You’ve probably spent 13 (or so) of your 18 (or so) years on this planet in School. Formal education is a journey that more than a billion children undertake every year (if they are...