In a world of ever-increasing access to general information, where global issues from climate change to poverty, inequality, and international conflicts dominate the news our students need to understand not only where they fit in but how they can make a difference. As teachers we all want to prepare out students for the future - but how? At Knovva Academy, we believe in equipping students with the necessary skills to thrive in today's interconnected world.
At Knovva Academy, we love classes that focus on reading literature. There is no better way to increase literacy, as well as to learn more about ourselves and the world around us, than close readings accompanied by thoughtful conversations. We have seen countless excited students, eager to read whatever books we give them. Yet, just reading something doesn’t always prompt a conversation.