My Montessori Journey Part 2

The second parent orientation broke down the Montessori curriculum, and this is where my passion for education was revived! I was so mesmerized by not only the unique learning materials, but equally intriguing was the methods by which the teachers guided the students to mastery of a given subject area. With each new "work" that the director explained and modeled for parents, my heart skipped a beat, the hairs on my arms stood at attention and that smile (a smile that I often broke into whenever teaching my "babies") graced my face for the first time in years!

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My Montessori Journey Part 1

While I am an educator and have been a stay at home/work from home mom for the past 2 years, I knew it was time for my oldest daughter to be in a classroom environment among her peers where she could continue to flourish academically and socially. Deep down in my heart, I knew I had given her a great start. Now was the time for her to spread her wings and grow in a safe, high-quality learning environment. 

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