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Our teachers are curated for their quality, depth, integrity and alignment with our educational purpose. Since 1982, a distinguished faculty of authors, educators, activists, artists, performers, and practitioners have shared their work at our Cortes Island campus and in Vancouver. We offer meaningful learning for successful engaged lives.
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Learn practical ways to apply emotional intelligence and a powerful framework for leading with meaning and direction.
It’s easy to grow enough vegetables to feed yourself and your family. Create a planting plan, build mini planters and more in this hands on growing experience.
Grant writing is not a mystery! Learn the basics and more of writing successful proposals. Extensive resources included.
New leadership requires deep self-awareness. Undo limiting narratives and learn interactive tools that increase your team’s connection, drive and impact.
Case studies, keynote speakers and highly interactive workshops are the heart of the SVI Vancouver model, bringing together leaders prepared to share their greatest wins and true confessions.
Life is filled with wonders— and challenges. In our modern times we can easily find ourselves dissatisfied with our current situations.
Stop, breathe, smile and take part in this beautiful journey within. Learn to bring mindfulness into your daily life to allow your inner beauty to shine.
Experience seven days practicing Metta (unconditional love and kindness) and Vipassana (insight) meditation, followed by seven days of cultivating mindfulness, on beautiful Cortes Island.
For Graduates of 2+ Years Orphan Wisdom School Scholars. With the first two years of the Orphan Wisdom School as ballast, now’s the time for building a little boat of purpose for the remarkable times entrusted to us, and for deepening, planting, conjuring and living as needed people.
This is a unique opportunity to explore your deep desire nature: to investigate in writing your passions, your loves, your losses, and your deepest longings.