Every child has opportunities to succeed

Our key beliefs and values

Learning in a caring environment

  • Child designed learning involves messiness
  • Encouraging kids to have a go – doing with and not for, being independent
  • Learning together – co-creating, supporting
  • Value of effort – time and persistence
  • Making mistakes and learning from them

Embracing Challenge

  • Capable confident learners.
  • Learning together through doing.
  • Making mistakes and learning from them.
  • Growing curiosity and wonder about the world around you.
  • Being creative.
  • Circle of security – Safe, caring relationships to explore and learn.

Back to nature

  • Natural spaces – allow for creative, open ended hands on learning designed with children
  • Outdoors – more than gross motor play, includes high level thinking that occurs as children solve problems, negotiate, investigate, explore
  • Taking inside learning out creates a new context
  • Magically transforms children into adventurers