Fab labs are spaces that offer democratic access to high tech machines that were normally not reachable and understandable by normal people. Nowadays these machines are really easy to understand and the software for 2D and 3D design has become … Read More
Searching for Superman is a documentary film project about inspiring & innovative educational projects and schools.
For more than two years we will travel across Europe searching for people (teachers, school leaders, social entrepreneurs, young people themselves…) who are changing the world through education. In 2021 we will produce the film with the best insights..
Our goals are to share their stories and testimonials and to connect them to generate a movement of global change.
Explore the projects
Spielraum21 is a private school recognized by the state that shows one of the many ways in which education in the 21st century could take place in both public and private schools taking advantage of the room offered by the … Read More
Christiane Daepp founded the “Ideenbüro” program in 2002 in response to difficulties at a school. She recognized that children are outstanding problem solvers. Particularly in areas that affect them personally, children can be extremely successful in the role of conflict … Read More
KaosPilots is a social entrepreneur school. It is a place of practical learning and personal development and growth we students are challenged real world projects and more. A KaosPilot is a responsible Leader, a creative Entrepreneur and a Change Maker, … Read More
For a child to handle freedom is difficult. There are some students that have more difficulties to do it than others that are better structured inside. At the Freie Aktive Schule Stuttgard (FAS) all of them learn step by step … Read More
We talk with Carl Mirwald, headmaster at MOS Munchen about the development of the Montessori pedagogy with young adults. The most important thing for Carl is to be respectful, the students have freedom of choice, not the subjects (mandatory by … Read More
The curriculum, always in the eye of the hurricane, criticised by many teachers, apparently rigid in many countries and flexible in others. In Germany independent schools have a lot of freedom to develop their own school curriculum. In this interview … Read More
Founded in the early 20th century, Waldorf education is based on the insights, teachings and principles of education outlined by the world renowned artist, and scientist, Rudolf Steiner. The principles of Waldorf education evolve from an understanding of human development … Read More
Chatting with students
Articles & other contributions
The great adventure of a whole learning community fighting together against Climate Change in Senegal
Students, teachers and relatives from Santa Apolonia school (Galicia, Spain) travel to take part in the Great Green Wall initiative to prevent the Sahara extends to the south in Senegal. This trip and all the related activities are part of a project developed by the … Read More
In a divided learning community communication is the key, not only for solving conflicts but also for avoiding them. We talk with Mister Hartmut Kay Hirsch about the fundamentals and strategies of Decent Communication approach and its benefits for growing … Read More
Have you seen superwoman or superman?
One of the hardest part of finding superwoman or superman is the research process. We have at the moment an amazing network of people guiding us across Europe in our search. Anyway any additional contribution giving information about inspiring educational projects and schools anywhere in Europe (including contact person information) will be most welcomed!
Send your contribution via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can contribute to the project
Searching for Superman is a co-creation project. We offer different ways of collaboration specially designed for a variety of organisations and individuals.
David Fernández Graña
DIRECTOR & EDITOR
During the last six years David has been teaching educators from all over the world how to improve their teaching methods focusing on growing happy, conscious and solidary children. As a freelance filmmaker he started in 2012 the ikaia project, documenting innovative educational projects with the aim of motivating and inspiring others.
GRAPHIC DESIGNER & CAMERAWOMAN
Amaia has been working as freelance social photographer during the last 10 years. With special sensitivity to portray people naturally and spontaneously, the travel and the project are for Amaia an opportunity to help people doing what she loves and to develop new skills.
WHERE ARE WE NOW?
More than two years travelling Europe in a van
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