Follow the child – pirate style

“Give me back my bones!” our pirate-like voices rang out in unison as the heroes held their wiggly mini paper skeletons, lim...

A breakdown leading to a breakthrough

“This is so hard.” His shoulders slumped, feeling the weight. He stopped building, scooted over, and began playing with the ...

What a Game Can Teach Us About Leadership

“But it’s my game!” exclaimed one hero, a six-year-old whose turn it was to be in charge of creating and leading the game fo...

Failure: A Sacred Superpower

As she wrapped her arms around herself in a tight, warm hug, the biggest smile spread across her face. “I feel SO good when...

The Power of a Little Voice

“You’re not a great captain,” our youngest hero (4 years old) earnestly remarked to our oldest hero (8 years old) during our...

How Inspiration Happens

Our heroes inspire me each day. Their kind hearts to help each other. Their patience with each other to grow at their own pa...

Ideas, Creativity and Trailblazers

Such bubbling excitement filled the room as the Heroes came back together after their experience at our Children’s Business ...

Paper airplanes + a powerful family journey

I admire it so much when a family chooses the Acton Journey. The courage, humbleness, long-term vision and openness to growt...

Hi, I'm Rachel 👋

I’m the Head of School at Acton Academy Omaha. I’d love to hear from you and send you our free info kit!

Get Your Free Info Kit! 👋