But what are schools really for? What is its purpose, and what does it intend to achieve?
According to our founder and director Jérome Le Carrou, here are reasons why schools exist:
It makes good use of time and space to upgrade ourselves
The word “school” originates from the Greek “skholē,” which means “leisure, philosophy, lecture place.” It is essentially how we make good use of time and space to upgrade ourselves.
With this, I have always liked the idea of a holistic model of schooling where we:
- learn from each other about all aspects of life,
- and grow.