VISION

Aerial View of Islands

To offer a space for children to

imagine and create a new world

Tropical Plant

Learning

From Our

Past

firefly is influenced by ancient practices and wisdom of the natural world, plants, animals and community.

Looking at the Sun

Preparing

For Our

Future

firefly empowers learners to be resilient, innovative, and aware. Our practices empower connection to both the self and the great changes in our world.

THE POWERS

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.

Cognitive

To Think

memory, attention, logic & reasoning, language, writing, and computation.

Social

To connect

collaboration, compassion, relational awareness

Emotional

To feel

emotional knowledge & awareness,

emotional expression & management

Imaginal

To create

creativity, art (visual, music, storytelling, film), technology, innovation

Physical

To embody

movement, dance,

martial arts , yoga 

Natural

To sense

nutrition, nature, human body

Intentional

To believe &

Achieve

authenticity, commitment, integrity, joy, perseverance

(to name just a few!)

Transformational

To grow

tools to transcend and evolve

Reflective

To be

self-awareness, mindfulness, intrapersonal growth