Gallery: Undulating Bamboo Panyaden School In Thailand Teaches Kids Abo...

Outside of Chiang Mai, Thailand, where the country's tallest mountains meet the flat rice fields is a primary school like no other. Based on Buddhist teachings, the Panyaden School aims to not only be environmentally friendly, but teach their students about
 
Outside of Chiang Mai, Thailand, where the country's tallest mountains meet the flat rice fields is a primary school like no other. Based on Buddhist teachings, the Panyaden School aims to not only be environmentally friendly, but teach their students about green living by delivering a holistic education. 24H architecture designed the school's campus, which is made up of a collection of pavilion-style buildings made from bamboo and rammed earth. The campus also grows its own organic vegetables, treats its wastewater and collects biogas for cooking all as a sustainable example to their students.

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  1. how to puree baby food October 4, 2011 at 2:48 pm

    : ) which is incredible

  2. Panya June 26, 2011 at 10:42 pm

    Thank you for writing about our school! We believe strongly in educating children to respect and care for the environment and for nature’s gifts in every aspect of their lives. Visit our website http://www.panyaden.org to see more photos and to find out more about us.
    We would also like to give credit to the local design team from Chiangmai Life Construction (www.chiangmailifeconstruction.com) and all those who have helped us build the school in one way or another!

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