HEI Success Stories
How a learning space with a poor reputation became a community success story
Amanda Patris was planning to leave the early education field. But when offered the manager position for a kindergarten with a poor reputation, Amanda took it, simply because she had fallen in love with the HEI Schools pedagogy. She and her team relentlessly revamped the center's reputation by providing high-quality education visible to the whole community.Read the full story
“A return to the golden age of childhood" - How one school in Texas combines joy with rigorous learning
Helen Abernathy started her career as a teacher, with a background in Reading & TESOL/ESL, and she now claims the title of co-founder of Beta Academy. Her long-standing passion for Finnish education led her to HEI Schools, and she can’t wait to implement the approach!Read the full story
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Case Study: Montessori House, Kenya
Ms. Prisca Muyodi, owner of Montessori House in Nairobi, Kenya, was looking to standardize the quality of her teachers. With five early learning centers across the city with over 50 teachers and 500 students, it was a challenge until she found the HEI Schools Toolkit.
Case Study: E=MC2, South Africa
Although they are not teachers, Christina and Werner wanted to change the landscape of early education in South Africa. They decided to open a sustainable school, and the Toolkit was the perfect choice for their curriculum.
Case Study: Beta Academy, Texas, USA
“I believe that students should be taught in a delightful, whimsical way, and pushing kids hard is having the opposite effect of what we want. With the Finnish approach, children work smarter, not harder. Read more to discover how the HEI Schools Toolkit brings joy to Beta Academy!
Meet some of our Learning Center Partners!
HEI Schools Australia
Get to know Ken Yu, Ken So and Chris Wong who set up the HEI Schools Lara and HEI Schools Emerald in Australia. Their Learning Centers cater to children ages 0 to 5 years old and have been in operation for over a year.
HEI Schools San Rafael
Meet Carolina Bellitti from HEI Schools San Rafael in Argentina. Her Learning Center caters to children ages 6 months old to 7 years old and has been in operation since early 2020.
HEI Schools Senayan
Say hello to HEI Schools in Indonesia! Our partner Teddy Koentjoro and the HEI Schools Senayan team offer play-based learning to the Indonesian market.
Learn more about our products
At HEI Schools, we are fully committed to early education services inspired by Finnish pedagogy and play-based learning. We offer everything from Teacher Diplomas and specialized Teacher Toolkits all the way to complete Learning Centers.
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