Welcome to Education for Life!

For over 40 years EFL has pioneered ways of integrating non-sectarian, moral and spiritual development with the standard academic curriculum. We emphasize joyful, experiential learning in an environment that validates each child’s unique strengths and talents.

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Day and overnight camps that incorporate Education for Life principles. They take place at a variety of locations in California, Washington, Oregon, Italy, and India


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These classes support teachers and home-schooling parents who want to share EFL practices with their children.
June 13: The Practice of Progressive Development
September 26: Introduction to Education for Life


BidyutEducators for Higher Consciousness Conference/Retreat August 17, 18 & 19 at Ananda Village in California
Guest Speaker: Bidyut Bose from the Niroga Institute
Open to anyone who shares the goal of cultivating higher consciousness in children and young adults.


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Read how current educational research relates to the goal of an integrated, holistic approach to education.



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Our newest product emphasizes individual development of everyday life skills like: Courage, Happiness, Calmness, and Will Power. Can be used with children or adults.

Testimonial: I think it was incredibly beneficial for us to be introduced to these types of exercises this early in our lives, and it will definitely stick with me for a long time to come. By working on these qualities, we will surely enter the workforce one step ahead of most people and will be helped in getting jobs, as well as living a healthy and balanced lifestyle. Student, Czech Republic (for more testimonials click here.)