Happy Friday, everyone. I’m delighted to share some of my favorite performances from television that showcase and celebrate human talent—shows like America’s Got Talent, American Idol, and Dancing with the Stars. I’m so excited to share these with you, so please do feel free to…
This morning, in honor of the final day of Teacher Appreciation Week, I took some time to reflect on the gratitude I feel for the teaching profession…
Happy Friday, everyone. Last week I wrote about how Montessori turns a mathematics education into a tool that a child can use to develop profound…
Happy Friday. The Montessori curriculum is unreasonably effective. The materials not only allow children to learn more earlier, and not only allow…
Happy Friday, everyone. We’ve started to move children up—that is, graduate them from one program level into another, as from Toddler to Children’s…
Happy Friday everyone, As I’m sure you’ve all experienced, our organization values writing. We write a lot: pedagogical essays, annual performance…
Happy Friday, everyone. To be in the profession of educating children is also to be in the profession of working with parents. This is not an incidental…
Some years ago, Code.org, an organization dedicated to education children on computer programming, produced a remarkable video. It’s a heartfelt…
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