The Season for Gratitude and Giving

The Thanksgiving and winter holidays invite us to reflect on all that we are grateful for. It is also a time of year where we are most inspired to share what we have with those in need. Showing gratitude is an important part of who we are as humans. It strengthens our relationships and our […]

Our Fall Trip to Johnson’s Corner Farm

We’re fresh off the busses from our Johnson’s Corner Farm field trip and wanted to tell you all what a great success it was. We couldn’t have asked for a more perfect day. It started off cool, but the clouds drifted off while we were in the cornfield, and the sun came out just in time […]

Montessori Peace Education

In the wake of the Paris shootings, or any tragedy, how do we speak to our preschoolers about violence, if at all? Do we teach them to react to violence with more violence? Do we remain silent on the issue? Do we teach them a non-violent means of reaction to conflict? What is the appropriate […]