Ecole Active offers a stimulating environment that encourages individual building of knowledge. The school proposes learning approaches that make sense to each student. In this way they understand what they are studying, discover their own ways of learning, as well as the personal and social benefits of learning. The searching child becomes an active learner, helping his/her peers and getting support from them. Therefore, he/she really takes ownership of each new studied concept. He/she enriches his/her abilities to be responsible and independent, which are fundamental skills for his/her future life as a citizen.