- Hi Said the bright, shrewd eyes that stretched discreetly out of the hole. (silence) Intrigued, the eyes saw only a horizon of holes, with no other eyes popping out. Was he alone? Were the others on the underside of the hole? Confused by the uninhabited infinity, he returned inside the hole. - Hi It … Continue lendo The in(tention) of the (un)meeting
One of the human life movements that have puzzled me a lot is our need to build ourselves to then be able to deconstruct ourselves. It seems to be that we need to strengthen our self-steam during out development to then be able to be humble, we need to develop a health and structured ego … Continue lendo for adults: let’s work on better versions of ourselves and let the children in peace
When I was drafting this post I started to question myself if education can exists without communication. Wouldn't one thing be inherent to the other? The education exists only on the relationship with oneself, the other, and the world. And communication is the central figure on human capacity to relate. As well said by the … Continue lendo Non-violent communication (NVC) on Education
Once upon a time there was a girl. She was singing as if life was a dance of musical notes. While the notes were hopping out of her mouth, she distracted herself watching the green parakeets fly happily from tree to tree, bathed in the bright yellow of the sunset. Once upon a time there … Continue lendo The day she met the fear
As I have shared here before, at the end of May I have participated on the “Green Educators” course at Green School, in Bali. Unfortunately I was not able to write this post before – and so many things have happened between the course and now – that I don’t feel so connected with the … Continue lendo What have I learned at Green School?
I arrived at Green School for a short and intense visit. 🙂 I will expend some days here to participate on an immersion for educators, called "Green Educators". Before I enter the intense workshop routine, which starts tomorrow, I decided to share a little bit what this place is about and what will I be doing … Continue lendo Green School: what is it and what am I doing here?
One of the main challenges of my current journey is that at the same time that I feel invited to learn to open myself completely for each new space, school and relationship (which I found out to be a easy task for me), I am also invited to learn how to say goodbye, to allow … Continue lendo What have I learned from Auroville Kindergarten?
It's time to share a little bit about one of the main treasures of education I found here in Auroville. Auroville is a city with so many initiatives, so many schools, proposals, activities, that it is impossible to know everything and even more impossible to go deeper on it with such short time! Awareness Through … Continue lendo Awareness Through the Body: a gift from Auroville schools
I watched him in wooden blocks room. I looked at him and, at that moment, I captured all humanity. He was dancing, but not with his five-year-old body. He was dancing with his emotions, from which we can not no the age. Actually, he was danced by his emotions. They were provoking him to build … Continue lendo I looked at him and, at that moment, I could captured all humanity.
Children here at Auroville Kindergarten sit in a circle many times a day. They sit in a circle with their classmates to start the day. They lie in a circle in order to relax their body before going to snack and lunch. They sit in a big circle with all the school children at the … Continue lendo The Circle Pedagogy