“Education is an atmosphere, a discipline, a life” – the Charlotte Mason method at Ambleside School of Hout Bay
At Ambleside School of Hout Bay in Cape Town in the Western Cape, we embrace an educational philosophy that takes the very nature of the child into consideration.
The Global Coalition for Green Schools, an initiative run by the Centre for Green Schools, part of the US Green Building Council based in Washington, DC in the US, has announced that Dunbarton High School in Ontario, Canada is the 2015 ‘Greenest School on Earth’.
As an educator focused on teacher training, I share Hicks and Kings’1 belief in the importance of using ‘new artistic visions’ to develop humans’ means of living more responsibly on this planet.
With a property situated alongside the Winterskloof natural rainforest in Hilton in KwaZulu-Natal, it is no wonder that Cowan House Co-educational Preparatory School students can experience worms, wood owls and a wetland in one day – as well as frogs.