It’s September, the air is a little cooler, and we’re all feeling ready to get back to school. Here at Baan Dek, our staff is working tirelessly to make sure everything is polished and prepared, ready for the first day of school. We thought we’d put together some helpful hints, that might help you and […]
We have the extreme privilege of introducing you to Christine Harrison. Christine has been involved in Montessori since 1985, and is currently the president of the Montessori Australia Foundation. She is also a member of the Advisory Board of the Association Montessori Internationale. We were starstruck by the depth of her thoughtful responses. In particular, […]
Over the weekend we received a flurry of passionate text messages from a parent. “I just overhead a mom complaining about the cost of Montessori,” the thread began. “And, the grandma replied, ‘at that age they don’t really learn anything important …’ After a few moments of silence, as we tried to think of a […]
While we promised to take the Summer off from our podcasts, we just couldn’t help ourselves. Bobby George and Charlotte Wood joined forces to discuss, “How to become a Montessori Teacher”. They converse about the culture involved, how there are a different set of expectations, and what it means for Montessori schools.
It’s with great pleasure that we introduce you to Simone Davies, founder of Jacaranda Tree Montessori, a Montessori playgroup in Amsterdam. We randomly happened upon Simone, and her unique aesthetic, as we were researching Montessori as a philosophy of life on the internet. We’ve been smitten by her work ever since, and we think you […]