1.16.20  Golestan School Selected as Best Preschool in 2020

10.10.19  Golestan Education receives 2019 Best of El Cerrito Award

06.07.19  PRI The World (NPR): War or no War? Iranians in California try to make sense of US-Iran Tensions

02.11.19 Winona Daily News: Iranian-Americans Nurture New Generations After Revolution

01.14.19 New Sincerity: Gardens and Butterflies Make you Smarter

01.14.19 Golestan Education, an Ashoka Changemaker School, Creates a Model for a Peaceful Future.

12.01.18 Stanford Social Innovation Review: Schools’ Most Untapped Resource.

11.01.18 Nation Swell: Why Green Classrooms Could be the Schools of the Future.

05.16.18 Edible East Bay: A Kitchen at the Heart of a School.

3.26.17 EdSource: Some Schools Trading the Blacktop for Greentop as an Innovative Way to Teach Science.

2.6.17 West of the Middle East Podcast: How The Iranian Hostage Crisis Led To Inclusion & Empathy In Preschool – Episode 6: Yalda Modabber

8.29.16 Keeping In Touch: Empathy and Kindness in Children

8.01.16 Collective Evolution: The Importance of Teaching Empathy to Preschoolers, Why all Parents & Teachers Should do it.

6.29.16 Greater Good Magazine: Why We Should Teach Empathy to Preschoolers

4.19.16  How to Lovingly Empower your Children to Speak Your Heritage Language to You

4.10.14 – KALW: Golestan Kids: Bringing Iran to West Berkeley

3.31.14 – Fig and Quince: Anaarbij & Golestan | A Gilani dish & a Persian preschool in Berkeley

12.21.12 – Payvand Iran News: Khaneye Doost (Friend’s House) By Salomeh Keyhani

12.17.12 – Berkeleyside: Persian Community Celebrates Longest Night of the Year By Anna Mindess

12.11.11 – KALX interview: Method to the Madness By Ali Nazar

11.01.11 – One of Us By Nazy Kaviani

10.29.11 – Comedy for Kids By Nazy Kaviani

02.07.09 – The Berkeley Daily Planet: Golestan Kids By Riya Bhattacharjee

10.09.08 – East Bay Times: Berkeley Mothers Start Farsi Immersion School By Katy Murphy