Introducing the 5Cs
Embedded in our school mission are the "5Cs." These five themes lay the foundation upon which a 2nd Nature Academy education is built. By prioritizing critical thinking, collaboration, community connections, creativity, and communication in our pedagogy, 2nd Nature Academy creates well-rounded students who are better able to grow into positively contributing members of society, whether that be in college, career, or life.
Teaching the ability to think rationally and clearly
Teaching the ability to
work well with others
ability to feel, show, and act on sympathy and empathy, and to be an active part of a larger community
Teaching the ability to think outside the box and innovate
Teaching the ability to connect with others, to present oneself and one's ideas, and to listen well