Month: May 2019

Meet Yuwei He: A passion to help others sustains the work

Yuwei He has always wanted to be a helper. This summer, she will celebrate her one-year anniversary at Higher Ground Education, working closely alongside CEO Ray Girn as new schools continue to open across the world and as Montessori continues to grow. She’s there for all of it, helping to talk through ideas, advocating for… Read more »

Elan Walshe

Mr. Walshe earned his bachelor’s degree from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo in Construction Management in 1997, and later, his M.B.A. from the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University. He joined the founding team of Higher Groun Education with nearly two decades of experience in commercial construction and development, with projects ranging… Read more »

Introducing our company values

The team at Higher Ground Education recently celebrated our organization’s three-year anniversary. As part of the occasion, we reflected on our mission, which is to modernize and mainstream the Montessori movement, and we talked intimately about the importance of trust, transparency, autonomy, and respect for the work and those around us. These values are placed… Read more »