Resilience and Renaissance: The Cole Kids Academy’s Remarkable Journey in 2023

In 2023, The Cole Kids Academy (TCKA) in Nairobi, Kenya, stands as a testament to innovation in education. This is a journey sparked by profound struggles of our oldest Cole Kid in traditional school environments near Portland, Oregon. Heartbroken by their distress and cries at each drop-off, we embarked on creating a more nurturing and […]

Unveiling Systemic Flaws: When Government Offices Break Your Spirit and Trust

Disclaimer: The following article discusses instances of discrimination, corruption, and lack of empathy. Reader discretion is advised. On October 31, 2023, a date renowned for spooky costumes and sugary treats, we were offered a different kind of fright—a deep-rooted, soul-shaking experience that unraveled at a shared city square post office in Nairobi, Kenya. The Harrowing […]

The Future of Education: Homeschooling at the Intersection of Modern Needs and Climate Action

In an ever-changing world that’s quickly adapting to new realities, the way we educate our children is also transforming. Traditional schools still hold significant value, but they’re increasingly sharing the stage with flexible, tailor-made educational approaches. And homeschooling, often heralded for its adaptability, is one such shining example. But here’s a twist—did you know that […]

Pioneers of Home Education: A Journey Through Homeschool Advocacy

From household names to unsung heroes, the world of homeschooling advocacy is a tapestry woven by diverse individuals who champion education beyond traditional boundaries. Delve into the stories of five advocates, some widely recognized and others quietly impactful, who share a common commitment to empowering families through homeschooling. J.K. Rowling: Nurturing Curiosity and Creativity In […]

Success Stories: A Journey Through Homeschooling Triumphs

In the realm of education, the path to success is as varied and unique as the individuals who walk it. Homeschooling, once an unconventional choice, has blossomed into a diverse and flexible avenue for many learners. Whether it’s nurturing prodigious talents or fostering a wholesome and balanced life, homeschooling is proving to be a gateway […]

The Role of Technology: In Modern Homeschooling

In the bustling city of Nairobi, Kenya, technology has turned a new leaf in the book of homeschooling. No longer are families restricted to local resources; the world is now a classroom, with endless opportunities to explore and learn. Nairobi’s emergence as a tech hub has allowed homeschooling families to tap into both international and […]

Exploring the World Beyond Textbooks: A Journey of Joy, Wisdom, and Adventure

Exploring the world beyond textbooks is more than just a dream; it’s a joyful journey filled with surprises, wisdom, and bursts of creativity. Traditional schooling often focuses on academics, but have you considered what lies beyond that scope? The exciting world of life skills awaits, and it’s wonderful! Managing money doesn’t have to be dull; […]

Little Captains at the Helm: Empowering Kids to Chart Their Own Learning Voyage

Little Captains at the Helm: Empowering Kids to Chart Their Own Learning Voyage! Ahoy, young adventurers and parent-guides alike! Gather ’round as we embark on a whimsical journey across the expansive seas of Montessori education. Here, kids are captains, parents are compasses, and the quest for knowledge knows no bounds. Understanding, Not Yelling, Unlocks the […]

Charting Uncharted Classrooms: Your Guide to Embracing Homeschooling

Imagine a classroom where school starts post-morning jam session, ‘uniforms’ could mean superhero capes, and field trips? Well, let’s just say they’re only limited by imagination. Welcome to the ever-evolving world of homeschooling. As the National Home Education Research Institute points out, homeschooling isn’t a trend – it’s a growing movement. At TCKA, we’re your […]