Education

What is the real education needed now? What will get folks to turn off the TV, develop real skills, perhaps apprentice with a skilled master?
List recurring ongoing workshops here, also internships..

Unique Schools: Adult Ed | Colleges & universities | Grade School | High School
Learn Resiliency Skills: Brew Beer | Can Foods | Cook | Learn Farming | Green Building | Glass blowing | Knitting | Music
Organic Gardening | Pottery | Sewing | Shoemaking | Woodworking


  • Adult Ed
  • Colleges & Universities
    • Temple University | Msc in Landscape Architecture with concentration in Ecological Restoration | temple.edu/ambler
  • Grade School
    • Friends School Haverford | where kindergartners get a taste of the food cycle by working in our salsa garden | friendshaverford.org
    • Green Woods Charter School | Phila PA 19128 | greenwoodscharter.org
    • Kimberton Waldorf School | Kimberton PA 19442 | kimberton.org
    • The Waldorf School of Philadelphia | teaching not what to think, but how to think | phillywaldorf.com
  • High School
    • The Workshop School | to unleash the creative & intellectual potential of young people to solve the world’s toughest problems | Phila PA 19139 | workshopschool.org

 


  • Brew Beer
    • Home Sweet Homebrew | beer & wine-making supplies & classes
      2008 Sansom St, Phila PA 19103
      215.569.9469 | homesweethomebrew.com
    • Malt House LTD | barware, brewing supplies, beer accessories
      7101 Emlen St, Phila PA 19119
      215.242.1700 | malthouseltd.com
  • Can foods
  • Cook
  • Learn Farming
    • Greensgrow Farms | greensgrow.org
    • Grumblethorpe Historic Home & Garden |
    • Heritage Farm @ Methodist Home for Children
    • Millcreek Farm |
    • Northlight Community Center’s Teens4Good program | northlightcommunitycenter.org
  • Glass blowing
  • Green Building
  • Knitting
    • Loop | yarn & classes | 1914 South St, Phila PA | loopyarn.com
    • The Stitching Room | yarn – fabric – tools – instruction | 7900 High School Rd, Elkins Park PA 19027 | 215.450.7901 | thestitchingroom.com
  • Music
    • All Around This World | interactive music class for children 0-8 to explore global music | 4336 Pine St, Phila PA 19104 | 215.913.2679 | allaroundthisworld.com
    • Marshall McDonald | Wellesley Rd, Mt Airy, Phila PA 19119 | 267.636.3439
  • Organic Gardening
  • Pottery
    • The Clay Studio | play in the mud – make your own pottery – classes too! | 137-139 N 2nd St, Phila PA | theclaystudio.org
  • Sewing
  • Shoemaking
  • Woodworking
    • Philadelphia Woodworks | woodshop for beginners thru expers to have fun & build projects
      4901 Umbria St, Manayunk, 19128
      philadelphiawoodworks.com