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Life Itself

Leap

The LEAP is the Life Expression and Aspiration Project – and a new model for education in Taiwan. In its structure, the LEAP is living experiment to develop and advocate for pedagogical techniques and an educational system that is wiser and weller. Currently, the main part of our work is carried out through the design […]

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Our Philosophy

Why I do the Leap

I have a problem with the cram mentality. I know what it is to be a crammer: to succeed, to live, to be praised for having crammed and to have a life driven by the praise for having stuffed facts into my head and dutifully reproduced them to get good grades. The cram mentality got […]

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Life Itself

A LEAP for Education – An Innovative Think/Do Tank for Education in Taiwan

We recently prepared the following draft funding proposal for circulation. In the LEAP’s spirit of the open experimentation and vulnerability we have shared it with the world. If you are interested in supporting us please get in touch! Download PDF version » Table of contents Executive Summary Why is this needed? The Challenge The Solution […]

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Transforming Taiwan’s Education – with a LEAP

I created this situation, complication, question and hypothesis (SCQH) in September on the Art / Earth / Tech nucleus retreat. In November, at our community sprint we chose the name “The LEAP” (Life Expression and Aspiration Project) to describe the initiative I hope to start to pursue the hypothesis. Situation Taiwan is a small highly […]