Registration is now open for the Kairos Pathfinder Series! Click here to register. The Pathfinder Series is a 16-week certification course for potential Gamemasters and Guardians. Participants meet virtually once a week for 90 minutes with group discussions and workgroup meetings in between sessions. Ensō Education Institute invites you to experience theContinue Reading

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Registration is now open for the Kairos Pathfinder Series! Click here to register. The Pathfinder Series is a 16-week certification course for potential Gamemasters and Guardians. Participants will meet virtually once a week for 90 minutes with group discussions and workgroup meetings in between sessions. The 16 weeks are dividedContinue Reading

Ensō Education Institute addresses education from four directions by (1) developing new curriculum models, (2) creating alternative instructional methods, (3) establishing an innovative assessment alternative, and (4) creating a more responsive educational management system. It provides the world’s most innovative, comprehensive, coherent, transdisciplinary, multi-scale framework for education, schooling, and learning.Continue Reading

Students need to have a say in what and how they learn. This is not a new concept. Indeed, John Dewey was advocating for greater student agency 80 years ago when he wrote in Experience and Education that “there is no defect in traditional education greater than its failure toContinue Reading

During this Thanksgiving holiday, I am reminded of the many privileges I have experienced in my life. As a white, middle-class, heterosexual, cisgender, able-bodied, male American, I grew up with just about as much privilege as is possible. When you add to that educational advantages, the privilege only increases. PartContinue Reading

It was no surprise to my family and friends when I became a teacher. They knew that I always loved school. Looking back on my education, I realize how lucky I was to attend a Montessori kindergarten; an elementary school where I had regular classes in visual art, music, dance,Continue Reading