Success & Montessori Education
A talk about how Montessori helps children to excel, today and throughout their lives
Posted on 02/08/2017 at 08:04:00 AM
Have you ever seen a 22-month-old child skateboarding?
What I love most about this video is how comfortable the boy is with messing up.
Posted on 09/06/2016 at 08:57:00 AM
Below is a dialogue between a five-year-old girl and her caring teacher. I hope you enjoy.
Nina: You had a baby, right?
Teacher: You remember it.
Nina: You're married. You're a "Mrs." and you wear a ring.
Teacher: You observed that.
Nina: My sister's going to have a baby.
Teacher: You're going to be an aunt.
Nina: Yes, but my sister's not married.
Nina: Is it better to be married when you have a baby?
Teacher: You're wondering about that?
Nina: Yes. Everybody at home was all upset and mad, but I'm happy.
Teacher: You're looking forward to being an aunt.
Nina: Yes, but I wish everyone was happy.
Teacher: You wish they shared your joy.
Nina paused for a moment, ran over to her teacher,...Read more
Posted on 05/24/2016 at 07:16:00 AM
One morning at school, I saw a three-year-old boy crying on the playground: "I want my mommy! I want my mommy!"
Posted on 02/21/2016 at 09:20:00 AM
One of the reasons I love being around children is they can be so unabashedly proud of their accomplishments and of themselves.
Posted on 01/14/2016 at 03:19:00 PM
Parents sometimes ask me about daycare and preschool options for their children, and most moms and dads openly feel at a loss when searching. This story is for them:
Posted on 12/21/2015 at 11:44:00 AM
There is a simple way to bring a smile to any child's face: send him a letter.
Posted on 11/12/2015 at 04:15:00 PM
How does a 2-year-old make coffee for his dad? Take a look:
Posted on 09/30/2015 at 11:17:00 AM
On Friday, June 12, 1942, Anne Frank received a diary from her father, Otto Frank, and that is where the story of her secret begins:
Posted on 09/28/2015 at 05:21:00 PM