The Three Spheres of a Middle Way Education

March 9, 2021
The Middle Way Curriculum is based on three primary Spheres of Learning or areas of focus: one elective; one academic; and the dharma.

The Dharma Primary School Ethos and Curriculum policy

January 26, 2021
How the Dharma Primary School in Brighton, UK brought the dharma to the school and its students through teacher training, school events, and curriculum.

Buddhist Wisdom as a Foundation for Education

January 21, 2021
Neil Amas writes about why Buddhist wisdom can add great value to a modern education, and what makes a Buddhist education unique.

Contemplative Education Resources from Naropa University

November 30, 2020
Classroom practices and resources for contemplative education from Naropa University's Center for the Advancement of Contemplative Education.

A glimpse into the Abiding Heart Kindergarten Curriculum

November 6, 2020
Many of you who have read about the Abiding Heart Education kindergarten teacher training course might still be wondering what the richness and fullness of this course involves. In this post we would like to offer a glimpse into the content of the kindergarten curriculum that trainees learn how to teach. This document was created by the Abiding Heart staff.

Middle Way Education’s Thematic Units Overview

October 21, 2020
Middle Way Education organizes the academic year by 8 thematic units, drawn from traditional Buddhist practice and study that seem most fertile for student inquiry.

Middle Way Education: The Five Domains of Learning

October 21, 2020
Middle Way Education's five domains of learning balance Sciences; Humanities; Arts; Embodiment; and Contemplation.

MWE’s Lesson Plan Template

December 5, 2019
A lesson plan template created by Middle Way Education to help teachers organize and outline their lessons.

Guidelines for Program, Curriculum, and Environment from the Alaya Preschool

July 13, 2018
Looking at the foundations for program development at Alaya Preschool, from curriculum to classroom environment and teaching approach.

Lhomon Education’s Framework for Teaching at Monasteries

June 20, 2018
A basic framework for teaching at monasteries with a 2-year program and scaffolded learning outcomes, articles, methodology and assessment practices, developed by Lhomon Education for their pilot project in Dewathang, Bhutan.