Our project, was born in 2012 in response to our concern as mothers and fathers to continue a respectful and loving parenting style with our children. and through these years we did our path and we found in self directed education the answer.
We truly believe that it is in that respect for everyone's time, and capacities where the meaningful learning happens .
Since 2018 we belong to the ALC net.
The center is atended by boys and girls from 3 to 11 years from different nationalities distributed in two differents groups, acompanied by adults "facilitators" .
We are looking for a english native speaker , who might be interested and related with terms or even better have expeirence in self directed education, democratic school, unscholling ...who wants to share with our comunity live and enjoy the town and the lagoon.
Help with Computers / internet
Bacalar is a little townn in south Quintana Roo surrounded by nature on the shores of the beautiful Laguna Bacalar, Mexico's second largest freshwater lake, also called the ‘Lake of the Seven Colors’ by the ancient Maya. You can enjoy swimming, windsurfing, canoeing, rowing, sailing, bird watching between many other acuatic activities. We are near a cultural center that offers a lot of free activities and one block away from the lagoon.
The Workawayers hours are from 9 am to 1 pm (4 hours a day) from Monday to Friday.
Mimimum stay expected: 5 months
English and spanish
We will offer a furnished room with access to kitchen for cooking that is inside the school facilities. The school is 10 minute walk to down town and one block away from the lagoon. We are providing you with your daily meals.
Our project comunity is formed by parents and children from differents countries and willing to welcome volunteers in our daily life.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Maximum 4 hours a day, 5 days a week