ILA’s vision – Wisdom for Life – draws from the insights of Chinese and Western philosophical traditions. Six ways of learning designed to help students grow in Wisdom for Life are used in and out of the classroom to provide a uniquely integrated and purposeful learning environment.
Learning by engaging the senses in order to create and express greater awareness and sensitivity.
Learning by responding in order to create and express greater self-awareness and compassion.
Learning by reasoning in order to create and express thinking that is logical and reasonable.
Learning by creating in order to create and express greater innovation and dynamism.
Learning by making choices in order to create and express greater ethical and principled behaviour.
Learning by implementing in order to create and express higher levels of efficiency and effectiveness.