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Friendships Through Community

FRIENDSHIPS THROUGH COMMUNITY As your child learns Spanish, her character, cognitive skills and emotional intelligence is strengthened, and these are lasting changes. However, her development isn’t only internal. Our students also form deeper friendships through learning in an interactive and collaborative environment. They celebrate each other’s accomplishments as they become part of a community of […]

Thinking Skills

COGNITIVE SKILLS Language acquisition is difficult. Think of how hard English class can be, even if you are (likely) fluent English speaker. But there is a time in a child’s life when learning a language is more fun than it is hard work, when they’re more cognitively adapted to language learning–and that is the early […]

Emotional Intelligence

The research on the importance of emotional intelligence is overwhelming. Researchers have shown that our success at work or in life depends on Emotional Intelligence 80% and only 20% of intellect. While our intellect help us to resolve problems, to make the calculations or to process information, Emotional intelligence (called EQ) allows us to be more […]

Character Development

CHARACTER GROWTH As parents, we want our children to grow up to be good people. We want them to care about others. To work hard in school. To make a positive difference in the world. This is the journey of a child’s character. It happens through habit-building in a supportive and encouraging setting, starting in […]