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Best Year Yet

Podcasts

There’s something so promising and full of potential at the start of a new school year. Even after we’re finished with our educational careers, September rolls around and we say goodbye to Summer and we’re ready to get down to business. Those long luxurious days were fun and all, but pass the new pencils, we’ve […]

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The First Few Days

Thoughts & Reflections

As we prepare for school to resume, we’re getting ready in so many ways. New pencils are sharpened, well-loved materials are arranged beautifully on the shelf. Labels are made and placed on cubbies, ready to welcome students. Some names are familiar, friends returning for yet another magical year. Some names are unknown, brand new children, […]

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Spotlight Radicle Beginnings

Spotlights

Nichole Holtvluwer is passionate about Montessori, childhood, and learning. It’s clear from her words, as well as her work at Radicle Beginnings, that she has found joy, passion, and true calling in her work. Here is her story. Q: Can you tell us a little bit about yourself? Your background, your interests, your dreams? I […]

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I Need a Break

Thoughts & Reflections

We’ve all been there. When the pilot comes on the announcer and asks us to settle in for a short 12-hour flight. When we forgot one necessary ingredient the day before a holiday and need to make a quick run to the store. When we’re just in need of one more coffee, and the whole […]

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Learning Reality

Podcasts

It can be hard to remember, children are learning everything. Children are learning EVERYTHING. In addition to learning to walk, and to feed themselves, and how to be a friend, they’re learning reality. At some point, children become aware that they have an impact on their environment, and on the behavior of others. We learn […]

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