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Watching our Elementary students present A Midsummer Night’s Dream one could not help but be impressed by the individual performances and by everything about the production. How wonderful that our students were undaunted by Shakespeare, and that... more
This is the time of year that many take their children south to visit grandparents and get a head start on baseball season. I remember back to when we would pile our three sons in the station wagon and make the trek down I-95, and further back to... more
I thought the attached piece from the New York Times was worth sharing. Building a child’s self-control is an important part of our work as educators and parents. Alas, too often, it is confused with supporting self-esteem, which is a horse of a... more
Some thoughts at the Winter Solstice: On the shortest day of the year I take a break from reading student progress reports to walk our puppy, Molly, through the fields below Wigwam Road, and there, just barely visible in the humus, are the pale... more
At October’s Community Circle gathering, Children’s House Directress Gretchen Silverman gave a very thoughtful talk on the central role of “meaningful work’ in Montessori practice. This is particularly germane as we launch our Middle School, where... more
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