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Ambleside Schools International inspires, trains, and equips a global community.

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Ambleside Schools International inspires, trains, and equips a global community.

The differences however between merely reading an educational work and being trained on the principles laid down in the work are as the difference between seeing a light and being kindled at a flame.

— CHARLOTTE M. MASON —

The differences however between merely reading an educational work and being trained on the principles laid down in the work are as the difference between seeing a light and being kindled at a flame.

CHARLOTTE M. MASON

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Reporting On Growth

The aim of Ambleside Schools is student growth, and one of the distinctives is that student growth is not measured by grades.  

Meditation in the Air—Beginning Anew

In the light of our God, our Father, Savior and King, and the Spirit given to us; may we all begin anew this January.

Our Christmas Stories

Bringing up children well, even on Christmas, especially on Christmas, requires a measure of reflection and intentionality.

When Striving Ceases

Life is so much better when not striving – more delightful… and a far freer, richer connectedness with others.

My Father Made Them All

A mother knows how to speak of God… with all the evidences of his care and love about her and his children.

Foreign Language at Ambleside

Foreign language instruction at Ambleside Schools follows a “series method” created by François Gouin.

The Power of the Resurrection

What if the power that raised Jesus from the dead is present now to transform a life? How would such a transformed life appear?

An Ambleside Teacher’s Reflection

Being your teacher has been my greatest joy and privilege. We did the work, together, and it was good to be me here with you!

Calming The Troubled Heart

If while young a person learns skills to recover from a troubled heart, they will be better prepared to face the troubles life brings.