green school: bali indonesia
Green School Green School in Bali, Indonesia is giving its students a relevant, holistic and green education in one of the most amazing environments on the planet.
The Green School hopes to turn its students into responsible global citizens that respect all people and things. While traditional subjects like math, language arts, social studies, science, a second language, and the arts still remain the focus, also getting valuable experience with gourmet chocolate production, organic farming, and new methods of sustainable building with bamboo.
The school hopes to enroll students from both the local and global community.This International School for students from pre-kindergarten through eighth grade that embraces sustainable practices in education and entrepreneurship. Teachers will also be from a wide spectrum of backgrounds both Balinese and other cultures. The whole campus will be a year-round community of summer camps and symposia. The campus will host environmentalists and change makers from all over the globe giving students the opportunity to learn about the importance of respecting the planet year round.
The Green School was carefully built on 20 acres of land and is on an organic permaculture system, with thriving organic gardens cultivated by the school's students to grow fruits, vegetables, herbs, and other crops including chocolate.
The Green School's 75 buildings have many eco features: they are cooled and powered with renewable energy sources like micro-hydro power, solar power, and bio-diesel. Bamboo, lalang-alang grass and traditional mud walls form the structure of the buildings.