According to research, the healthiest, happiest, most joyful people have:
- A sense of meaning or purpose bigger than one's self
- Healthy, positive connection with others
- Healthy, positive connection with themselves (mind, body, spirit)
- Healthy, positive connection with nature
- Experiences of flow states
- Experiences of beauty
what if school were designed to cultivate all aspects of flourishing?
Launched Fall 2018, The Forest School in Pinewood Forest—Fayetteville, GA—joins a growing network of Acton Academy Schools worldwide that are building on the success of the original Acton Academy in Austin, Texas.
Watch this video about how Acton is transforming education.
A School for the 21st Century
Let's teach for mastery—not test scores
// Sal Khan
Bring on the learning revolution!
// Sir Ken Robinson
A virtual tour of Acton Academy
// Acton Academy, Austin, TX