Current Pestalozzi Organisations

Current Pestalozzi Organisations

Agathe Kindergarden et Institution Mixte Pestalozzi

Colegio Pestalozzi, Lima, Peru –

Colegio Pestalozzi is a Swiss International School offering the IB 

International Pestalozzi Society –

The International Pestalozzi Society is a Swiss NGO founded in 2016.  Its ‘main focus is to make education without indoctrination accessible to children with the goal of supporting a peaceful, righteous and tolerant future for all mankind’.  It aims to help as many children as possible to receive a basic education of their own culture, in their own country and region without pressure to migrate.  Its projects include the Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi Christian University, Florida is ‘inspired by the spiritual philosophy of Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi’ and is ‘Christian in character by ecumenical in reach’ provides ‘studium-based educational opportunities in theology, religion and sacred music’.

Neuhof, Switzerland –

The Neuhof, Pestalozzi’s first home and where his experiments with education began, ‘looks after and promotes young people holistically, with a wide range of housing, schooling and training opportunitie,s in their social and professional development’

Pestalozzi Children’s Foundation,  Switzerland –

The Pestalozzi Children’s Foundation who ‘make it possible for disadvantaged children to attend school regularly and promote tolerance and mutual understanding’, has its project in Trogen, Switzerland as well as in Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala, Tanzania and Ethiopia, Laos, Thailand and Myanmar, and in North Macedonia, Moldova and Serbia as well as at Trogen.

Pestalozzi International Foundation, UK –

The Pestalozzi International Foundation ‘supports high achieving but low income students from some of the most disadvantaged communities in the world… [providing] scholarships to enable them to complete high quality secondary education. … Pestalozzi Alumni …. [use] their skills to make a difference in 20 countries across the world.’

Pestalozzi Liceo, Italy 

Pestalozzi Schule Sulgen, Switzerland –

The Pestalozzi Schule, Sulgen aims to provide an education in the spirit of Pestalozzi

Pestalozzi Trust, South Africa –

In the Pestalozzi Trust, a large number of South African home-schoolers and cottage schools work together to protect one another’s freedom to provide home and private education. This means that they can educate their children lawfully and without unjustified interference.

Pestalozzi World including Pestalozzi World Children’s Trust UK, Pestalozzi US Children’s Charity Inc, POCT Ireland, POCT Malawi and Pestalozzi Overseas Children’s Foundation, Switzerland – 

PestalozziWorld ‘Learning with Head, Heart and Hands’ ‘provides opportunities for the poorest children in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia… [focusing] on children with potential to become future leaders, equipping them with the skills and dispositions needed to improve their communities and countries forever.’

The Early Pestalozzi Children Project – 

The aim of The Early Pestalozzi Children Project is to gather, preserve and relate the story of the children of the Pestalozzi Children’s Village UK who arrived between 1959 and 1965 – Europeans and Tibetans

An Outline of Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi's Life

A brief summary timeline of Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi's Life

The Life of Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi - A Biography for Children