firefly is influenced by ancient practices and wisdom of the natural world, plants, animals and community.
firefly empowers young creators by teaching practical technological skill sets, tools and applications while fostering a self-responsible attitude.
A world where people live, learn and grow in community
To offer a space for children to
imagine and create a new world
With a future that is drastically changing, we choose to teach qualities that will withstand the test of time. Some may call these intelligences, others may call these developments, we choose to call these POWERS.
memory, attention, logic & reasoning, language, writing, and computation.
collaboration, compassion, relational awareness
emotional knowledge & awareness,
emotional expression & management
creativity, art (visual, music, storytelling, film), technology, innovation
martial arts , yoga
nutrition, nature, human body
To believe &
authenticity, commitment, integrity, joy, perseverance
(to name just a few!)
history, experience & reflection, tools for transformation