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The end of summer days are perfect to encourage children to DIY (Do It Yourself). The DIY philosophy is a point of view lots of famous folks have taken, and it has taken them far.

Think of Faraday, Tesla, Franklin. Long before science was an established field, thinkers and experimenters were making ground-breaking discoveries via little more than deductive reasoning and trial and error many times performed in their own homes.

But DIY isn’t just about the past, it’s also about using what you have to adapt to the times you are in. “What is the big deal about DIY, anyway, when we have so many experts in making things?” your child asks. I guess you could tell them that it i...

We have earned the highest level of recognition offered by GuideStar, the world's largest source of nonprofit information.

GuideStar's Platinum Seal of Transparency recognizes Antinanco Earth Arts School's sharing of detailed quantitative measures of progress toward fulfilling its mission of helping to provide education beyond the classroom walls!  

In a few short weeks, we will start preparing our seeds for a new growth season. Soil is essential for growth of plants that support all life. Without major decomposes like fungi, bacteria, algae, protozoans, there would be no soil. A teaspoon of soil can contain 2 billion of these organisms, which break down detritus (the dead remains of plans and animals).

As the decomposers work, they produce carbon dioxide breaking down organic matter into proteins, fats, carbohydrates, ash. This is how essential minerals become available for plant growth and make the nutrient cycle possible, so that new life springs from the old in a continuing cycle of life and death on Earth. Prio...

We believe that NOW IS THE TIME to expand education beyond the classroom walls and rethink the learning framework in order to raise responsible global citizens who will feel confident and adequate to stand up and represent the rights of our planet, nature, ecosystems.

Children have become tiny cogs in the education system machine where their success is measured via fractioned curriculum and test-driven pressures. We are raising funds to expand the definition of the classroom and provide education based on a far more tactile, tangible and interconnected model with tools necessary to bring real solutions and alternative resolutions to the global issues that we now face as...

As many people are getting ready to celebrate Thanksgiving this week, we wanted to remind everyone that giving daily thanks for nature's gifts is an important way of living our lives in a mindful and connected way. 

Lets remember to honor and thank all of our foods that we harvest from nature. They are the ones who have helped humans to survive and stay strong since the beginning of time.   

We also express our gratitude to you for helping to make Antinanco what it is today. You have helped us to grow and prosper during the last three years, and we are grateful for your support.

Thanks to you, we were able to implement the amazing Nature...