Soon after finishing school, I started to think about my future. I have always been sure of my wish to do a volunteer year. My dream had always been to work and help in Africa, but when I entered the NGO “Freunde der Erziehungskunst”, I realized that it would be rather complicated because of my … More How this year changed my view of the world
Bê Ignacio, alias Betina, singer and songwriter, daughter of a German mother and Brazilian father, grew up in São Paulo, studied there in a Waldorf school, but spent a big part of her childhood in the Comunidade Monte Azul in the south zone of São Paulo, where her parents Renate and Paulo, together with Ute … More Bê Ignacio
Wednesday. Usually the day of instruments, of rhythm, of Tia Luna. But this time it was different. When the door of the theatre opened, the kids -me included- got surprised. A beautiful map of Brazil was drawn with chalk on the dark, wooden floor. This time we talked about the regions in Brazil, about where … More Rhythm-School in Monte Azul
An Excursion with the afternoon-group of the Escola de Música – 4 days at the Pequeno Principe, days full of music and football and playing, eating, singing, running around in the mud and being happy (I mean, like, almost all the time happy. And when not happy – learning. A lot. As well important).
Let me tell you a story Cleverton told – the boy that comes everyday with new scars, eyes so full of sadness turned into anger, even hate, defiantly, as if screaming, if you hate me I hate you – and then, if you go forward and give him all the love and happiness you can find … More Clevertons Tale
About the bad, we cannot have any illusions. There were thinkers, who believed in the goodness in man, in the pure human. We believe that in the human soul there is a constant fight between the good and the bad. However, the essence of each individual is good, the spiritual shrine of human being is … More A Day of My Work