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Important Timeline Update

Important Timeline Update When we originally launched in early 2020, we planned to open our first physical school in Humacao, Puerto Rico in fall of 2022, with plans to open a virtual school one to two years later. In response to significant challenges we’ve faced navigating the Puerto Rican government and COVID compounding all of Read More

We Need Your Support

Revolutionizing Schools

We Need Your Support Friends and supporters of the Illuminated Life School vision, we’re reaching out to you with an update and a request for your ongoing support! When we originally launched in early 2020, we planned to open our first physical school in Humacao, Puerto Rico in fall of 2022, with plans to open Read More

Fall 2021 Progress Report

Fall 2021 Progress Report Biggest news first! Our first Illuminated Life School will be opening in Humacao in August of 2022, and we’re excited to announce that it will be grades K-6! The school will start out small our first year so that we can really get our feet under us and co-create an amazing school Read More

Our New Partnership With World Renowned Brain Coach – Jim Kwik

Our New Partnership With World Renowned Brain Coach – Jim Kwik At Illuminated LIfe School we’ll be preparing kids for jobs that don’t yet exist and to solve our world’s greatest challenges.  To do this we know that showing kids how to learn is even more important than what they’re learning. Our world is ever changing which is why Read More

April 2021 Progress Report

THANK YOU for your ongoing interest in and support of Illuminated Life School. We need you and we appreciate you! Exciting things are coming together — the synchronicities have been astonishing, and I am grateful each day that I get to do this work. Shaking up the status quo is no small task — but we’re Read More

What does it mean to teach kids 22nd-Century skills?

What does it mean to teach kids 22nd-Century skills? An education that prepares for (and shapes!) a beautiful unknown By now, you know that Illuminated Life School is re-imagining many things about how we do education. We’re re-thinking everything from curriculum and discipline to nutrition and community.  Equipping kids with 22nd-Century skills means that we’re Read More

November 2020 Progress Report

November 2020 Progress Report You don’t have to look around too hard to see: In almost every area of our lives together — commerce and economics, science and technology, nutrition and medicine, the ways we understand community, emotional and spiritual evolution, you name it — things are changing at an unprecedented rate.  It can be Read More

How Restorative Justice Makes Better Schools For Everyone

How Restorative Justice Makes Better Schools For Everyone There’s a lot of talk about justice in our country these days. We want to see ourselves as a place where wrongs can be made right.  Even though, in its purest form, “Justice for All” is one of the foundational ideas that was intended to make democracy Read More

October 2020 Progress Report

October 2020 Progress Report We continue to keep the momentum going as we design our school. Here’s what we’ve been up to: *We started our first round of focus groups which is providing feedback to us on all of the components that our Design Collaborative is creating. All of our focus groups include students because Read More

September 2020 Progress Report

Illuminated Life School Organic Gardens

September 2020 Progress Report Many exciting things are coming together — the synchronicities have been astonishing, and I am grateful each day that I get to do this work. Shaking up the status quo is no small task — but we’re doing amazing things together.  So, let’s jump in! Read on for our first monthly Read More