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Tzu Chi Helps Schools Resume Operations Safely

As the COVID-19 vaccination rate increased in the United States, many states began to ease restrictions affecting schools. In response, Tzu Chi Education Foundation’s character education team contacted Juanita Blakely Jones Elementary School in San Bernardino, California, about coming back to the school to provide in-person character education.

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El Menahil International School Takes on Anti-bullying in Schools Program to Promote Great Love

Founded by the Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation in 2015, El Menahil International School serves Syrian families displaced by violence and conflict by providing education and support for children, adults, and their families. Designed to boost awareness and build upon the concepts of great love without limits, the Tzu Chi Character Education team established an “Anti-bullying in Schools” program to help students and teachers spot the signs of bullying. Also taught in the U.S., this program was carried out via a 30-minute group class. The one-week course took place from February 28 to March 4, 2022.

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We are a group of dedicated, passionate educators who believe not only in bringing solid academic programs to students but also in teaching children important values such as gratitude, respect, kindness, and compassion through our character education program. The Tzu Chi Education Foundation was established in 2004.

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Day Camp, Conservation Style: Tzu Chi Teaches Students How to Love the Earth

After a two-year pandemic pause, Tzu Chi Education Foundation was elated to be able to host their one-day camp centered around environmental protection. Students, teachers, and parents from Ekstrand Elementary learned how to “reduce, reuse, recycle” through immersive activities.

Preschool Teacher (Full-time/Part time)

Preschool Teacher (Full-time/Part time) Walnut, Monrovia CA JOB DESCRIPTION: To follow Tzu Chi Bilingual/Character Education curriculum and design lesson plans and activities for preschool children.

About Us

Students at our elementary school in Walnut build character and a social conscience.


Education Programs Our elementary school program combines bilingual English and Chinese instruction, a comprehensive academic curriculum, enrichment, and character education. The dual language approach; mathematics,

Elementary School

Walnut Elementary SchoolAt the Walnut campus of Tzu Chi Elementary, we nurture and educate students with a culture that actively models globalism and environmentalism. Visit