Why did you choose CLA?
Having the honor of working in some amazing schools in different states over the years, I was searching for a similar learning community in South Carolina--and feel so fortunate to have found it at CLA. I believe in the vision and values that guide the school--all grounded upon an authentic approach that aims to cultivate a culture of learning that leads to purposeful action and positive impact.
Open Up Education (Adam Haigler & Ben Owens)
BIG (a simple and sweet fantastical story that also offers some enduring coming-of-age commentary that serves as a reminder about the value of childhood wonder and wisdom.
"The purpose of life is a life of purpose" --Robert Byrne
What geeks you up?
The importance of our human ecology and the interconnectedness we share with one another and other species large and small--and the collective responsibility we have in heeding the critical call to action to honor and preserve our natural world.