We are an approved service vendor for Blue Ridge Academy & Epic Charter Schools

Welcome to the Arise & Shine Center! We provide heart-based education to help kids become life champions!


Classes & Tutoring starting June 16th, 2022

Bright Knights

1:00 - 4:00 pm

Bright Knighs Adventure is a creative free play class that takes place in Santa Monica. Kids play their own characters and follow an exciting and rewarding story line though the world of Omnia!

Bright Knights
O.C. Camp

Bright Knights

AUGUST 14-17th
9:30 - 2:30 pm

The kids will go on a classic Bright Knights Adventure in a four day camp experience. The camp is all about connection, confidence building, friendship and FUN!

4:00 - 5:00 pm


Cyber brings together the knights of Adventure, Malibu and beyond! During Bright Knights Cyber, the kids complete side missions and continue to explore the vast universe of Omnia!



Jimmy's Private Tutoring is offered in person or online and is unique to each student. He provides kids with life coaching, social emotional support, academically focused sessions, guitar lessons, you name it!

Bright Knights
Adults Group

This Summer we are kicking off a Bright Knights group for adults! The group will meet on Wednesday evnings, we currently have three meetups planned for the month of July and we will build from there! 


Parent Workshops


This is an engaging community workshop and resource for parents. Jimmy will lead this workshop on Monday evenings, it is open to any parent interested in learning more about supporting their children though connection.

To book your spot, please email Berklie at AriseShineOffice@gmail.com

Take a look at our booking process here.

Meet The Team


Jimmy Murn

Jimmy is the Founder and CEO of The Arise and Shine Center.  Jimmy created the Centering Curriculum based on perennial successes working with kids.  He specializes in social-emotional care.  His mission is to help as many kids as possible become Life Champions.  The launch of the Arise and Shine Center is part of what he sees as an emerging new and better education model.  Jimmy began meditating in 1999, working with kids in 2010, and started the business in 2017.



Berklie is based in California's Eastern Sierra and provides office and admin support to The Arise & Shine Center team. She has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Speech Pathology and Audiology. She has worked with young children in the classroom and in the pool as a swim coach. 

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Mr. G

Josh Galitsky has a Master of Arts in Theatre Education and is a passionate, empowering, and empathetic teacher/coach. Josh creates safe, creative, and vibrant playgrounds using imagination, original story narrative, and unique character play to help guide children into confidently exploring their joys, strengths, and skills.


Josh says, “Nothing fulfills me more than helping children grow and explore through using their imaginations.”

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Jimmy and Thomas from Private Tutoring Session with Arise & Shine! Program
Jimmy and Emma at a Private Tutoring Session with Arise & Shine! Program
Eli making Building Blocks during Arise & Shine's tutoring class