Bahá’í Inspired Education in the West
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Bahá’í Inspired Education in the West

‘Abdu’l‑Bahá said “The instruction of these children is even as the work of a loving gardener…” and “These children are the plants of” God’s orchard. Just like with the avocado saplings we educate and train them in hopes of the day they give wonderful fruit for mankind.
Bahá’í Inspired Education in the West
...the plants of Thine orchard...

My home is filled with avocado saplings. Maybe ten of them. They are beautiful little things, green and full of life, we worked hard to raise them from seeds. I’m not an experienced gardener, nor an accomplished educator, what follows is the collection and arrangement of some of my thoughts, please weigh them against your own and see if they might integrate into what you already understand.

‘Abdu’l‑Bahá said “The instruction of these children is even as the work of a loving gardener…” and “These children are the plants of” God’s orchard. Just like with the avocado saplings we educate and train them in hopes of the day they give wonderful fruit for mankind...

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