NEWS

 

GOLESTAN IN THE MEDIA

02.06.20  The Field: Green Schoolyards. Our Cities’ Opportunities to Create Thriving Public Land Where Children and their Communities Benefit

01.16.20  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 MomsRising.org:  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 – Iranian.com: One of Us By Nazy Kaviani

10.29.11 – Iranian.com: 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