Meaningful goals - learning principle

Meaningful goals

We anchor our lessons by clear and openly-communicated goals. Regular assessments allow us to map the progress of our students and adapt the teaching plan to their individual paths.

Knowledge building - learning principle

Knowledge building

We foster meaningful new connections by building on existing knowledge and bridging knowledge gaps. Learning is linked to the students’ experiences and cultures, and students are actively encouraged to explore new interests.

Concept-driven learning - learning principle

Concept-driven learning

We combine theory and practice to cultivate relevant and conceptual understanding. Our learners find meaning in knowledge that resonates with real-life scenarios, paving the way for impactful applications in the world.

Supporting growth - learning principle

Supporting growth

We foster meaningful relationships with students, and create a warm and nurturing environment where learners feel safe, supported and valued. We embrace mistakes as stepping stones for growth, and guide them through their journey of personal development and growth.

Student-centered learning - learning principle

Student-centered learning

We empower learners to take charge of their own educational journey. With a strong emphasis on autonomy, we encourage them to ask questions, explore their curiosity, and pursue their personal interests. By fostering a proactive approach, we inspire a love for learning that goes beyond the classroom.

Challenged to thrive - learning principle

Challenged to thrive

We foster curiosity, autonomy, and adapt instruction to meet the needs of all students. Appropriate and meaningful challenges encourage learners to venture beyond their comfort zones to explore, innovate, and succeed.

Actionable feedback - learning principle

Actionable feedback

We believe that feedback fuels progress. Our learners receive actionable, specific and timely feedback to help guide them in their growth journey.

Critical thinking - learning principle

Critical thinking

We inspire learners to embrace self-reflection and model critical thinking in our lessons. Through individual reflection and group discussions, we help students foster their research, communication, social and self-management skills.

Individual & collaborative learning - learning principle

Individual & collaborative learning

We offer opportunities for individual and collaborative growth. By explicitly teaching essential collaboration skills and involving all stakeholders, we prepare students for life in the real world.