Education in a Box (EIB)
Education in a Box (EIB) the international program, facilitates the education of children in developing nations. EIB is the major non-profit educational program of WER, providing books and materials for each grade level for an academic year.
EIB curriculum uses a literature-based, learn-by-doing approach with strong emphasis on the use of oral skills to enhance learning and literacy. This method combines the use of local materials and human resources with high-quality learning materials. The books become part of the school’s permanent collection. A Teacher’s Guide, instructional video, and a Coursework Guide assist the teacher in instruction.
Worldwide Educational Resources (WER)
Parent company of Education in a Box, is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization overseeing two major educational programs: Education in a Box (EIB) and Living Books Curriculum (LBC).
The mission of Worldwide Educational Resources is to create and distribute an educational curriculum that encourages academic excellence, sound moral character, and a lifelong love of learning. Our vision is for an education for the children of every nation, regardless of circumstance or opportunity.
Aligned with our goals to provide all the instructional material necessary for each grade level through eighth grade, to provide training to those who will use these materials, and to develop a library for each school.
Living Books Curriculum (LBC)
Living Books Curriculum (LBC) is WER’s stateside for-profit program markets a variety of curricula to homeschooling families, mainly in the United States, but also to families in English-speaking countries, and American families living overseas. LBC homeschool curriculum uses the approach of literature-rich, learn-by-doing education inspired by the work of Charlotte Mason.
The proceeds from the sales of LBC curricula contribute to the support of EIB.
Please visit livingbookscurriculum.com for a more complete picture of LBC.