Every person is a thinker, creator, and contributor.
Learning occurs in ways unique to each child.
Working with others enhances children’s growth in every domain.
Children’s curiosity and initiative are integral to their education.
Childhood should be fun, and children should find joy in learning.
The natural world is a place to learn.
Independence is a vital part of every child’s development.
Children learn by doing.
Helping children learn to think is as important as teaching any specific subject matter.