Lina Ashar

A friend posted on Facebook. A picture with her son off to college and the caption was ‘How am I going to let this boy go to college? My heart is breaking already.’

My response was ‘Unfortunately that’s our job. Teach them to fly and watch them soar’. We often forget that our words and actions with our children should be to cut the string so that they can fly and explore. Any string that stays attached through our words or actions will limit, interrupt, and keep us grounded. We are a part of the animal world and our responsibility ends when our children learn to fly. As Khalil Gibran says: ‘Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life’s longing for itself.’

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Peter Gray is an American psychology researcher and scholar. He is a research professor of psychology at Boston College and the author of an introductory psychology textbook. He is known for his work on the interaction between education and play, and for his evolutionary perspective on psychology theory.

My…

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Research shows that our experiences become our life stories, and then we tend to live by them all through life.

In this video Brian Pennie a renowned author, PhD candidate, university lecturer, and life-change strategist from Ireland shares how we narrate our story to ourselves and the effects thereof.

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In Conversation with Dan Newby

The vision of Korroboree has allowed me to live my essential life’s work which I have discovered is beyond learning and education. It is to be a conduit to help each child find their life’s work and become the best version of themselves. This…

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Launching May 3rd! Korroboree online School based on all the principles I learned from people like Angela Duckworth the author of ‘Grit — The Power of Passion and Purpose’. Korroboree online school will not be based on ‘grades, scores, and memory’. It will be based on authentic child-driven ‘performances…

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Lina Ashar

Lina Ashar

Founder of Kangaroo Kids & Billabong High, Lina Ashar started her career as a teacher and today is one of the most renowned educators and edupreneur in India.