Location: Rosmalen, Netherlands
School Type: Public primary school
Age group: 4-12
Number of students: 280
Year elected: 2017
The innovative approach to education of Wittering.nl has developed and established itself over the past few years, which has led to a stable learning environment, completely focused on the students, and an impressive example of how to bring about change in a stagnant system.
The core values that inform the educational approach ofWittering.nl create an environment that focuses on the growth of students’ cognitive, physical, creative, and social-emotional development. Equality is at the basis of the learning practices and embeds empathy into the hearts and minds of the children. Students are taught the relationship between learning and life and how they have the potential to shape and change the world.