Just Breathe

“Your blood keeps pumping because, like, you’re really mad. And you start to get sweaty because you’re getting really, really mad. And then when you start getting really mad, you turn red.”

Entirely un-scripted, this video was filmed on a Saturday afternoon with students of Citizens of the World Charter School in Mar Vista, California, and their families. These 6-year old kids began learning mindfulness techniques in Kindergarten and can teach us all a thing or two about coping with difficult emotions.

Watch the video here.


Kids Talk – Understanding A Child's Love Of Order

As parents and teachers we are concerned about doing the right things with our children. When our children go through difficult periods, we can spend nights tossing and turning about what can be the matter.

As our tools can be friend or foe, depending on how we use them, it can be helpful if we understand the innate development characteristics of children under the age of seven.

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June 1, 2015
Tuition for July summer school due

June 2, 2015
Group Primary graduation pictures

June 8, 2015
Infant Community parent-teacher meetings

June 12, 2015
Primary and Infant Community end of the year picnic. School ends at 12:00 pm. No daycare.

June 13, 2015
Primary graduation and luncheon

June 15-26, 2015
No school for Primary and Elementary. Daycare only for full day students.

June 29 - July 3, 2015
School is closed

July 6, 2015
First day of summer school