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A letter to my students

In Escuela Caracol, everything is done with love and the honest commitment of hearts dedicated to the holistic development of our students and our community. Today we want to share this letter, written by Carmen María Alvarado Benítez, a teacher who accompanied our recently graduated sixth primary group for the last few years.

We recently celebrated Asociación Caracol’s last assembly of the year.

A inicios de la semana se realizó la ultima asamblea general de la Asociación Caracol, en esta se aprovechó a realizar una evaluación del año y de las expectativas para el próximo sitio.

Escuela Caracol projects to the community through Waldorf Pedagogy.

Escuela Caracol’s staff of teachers had the joy of imparting…

The Snail’s Mural, walking he goes…

This has been a different and difficult, but very special year.…

kite-making workshop for the community

  A few weeks ago, our staff of teachers offered two…

An Old Friend Lends a Hand, Again

In a time of great challenge for the Escuela Caracol and San…

Cacao Ceremony, ancestral tradition of the Mayan people.

On Thursday, August 26, Escuela Caracol's staff gathered to…

Transcending as a community.

When difficult times arrive, the survival instinct surfaces.…

A new member has arrived to our family.

Hoy, felizmente les informamos de la reciente contratación de Viviana Contreras como nuestra nueva Gerente de Campañas de Recaudación.

Breath, adapt.

This situation highlights many of the things that we must improve as humanity, but also reaffirms much of the good work we have done.

Waldorf Pedagogy and Social Distancing

How has Waldorf pedagogy adapted to Social Distancing? Can we…

Painted rocks along the way.

Our team of tutors has remained in constant training and activity…

Pedagogy and Multiculturality

Recently, three of our dear teachers participated of an interview for the "Prensa de Occidente" regional newspaper, in which they were invited to share their experience with subjects such as pedagogy and multiculturality.

This is our home.

It has been thirteen years since Escuela Caracol opened its…

Building the house of our dreams:

Witnessing the thrill and dedication of each of the students, as they go through this project, has been very satisfying for the students, their parents, and myself, as the titular group teacher.