Baan Dek

The Empathetic Classroom

Podcasts

In our fifth podcast, The Empathetic Classroom, Bobby George and Charlotte Wood discuss the role “community” plays in Montessori. By “community”, of course, they mean many different things. With that said, the discussion centers around the new type of teacher Montessori envisioned, the relationship with the environment, and the children who spontaneously work to create […]

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Fostering Learning

Podcasts

While Montessori and Froebel share a number of common traits, in particular, their emphasis on the individual needs of each and every child, they radically differ on a wide range of issues. In this podcast, the fourth in our ongoing series, we sit down with Hugh Weber, a Montessori parent, connector, catalyst and community builder; […]

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The Formation of Language

Podcasts

In Episode 3: The Formation of Language, Bobby George and Charlotte Wood record a podcast to discuss their own reflections on the development of language with young children, especially within the context of the Montessori environment.

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Conversation on Toddlers

Podcasts

Bobby George and Jamie Bauer sit down to have a conversation on toddlers. They talk, more specifically, about what the toddler classroom looks like, how it works, and why it is so special. They also touch upon how to prepare children to transition to the primary classroom, and why we, as a society, still have so […]

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Conversation on Montessori

Podcasts

It’s often hard to get to where conversations naturally lead, but we thought we would give it a try, with our first podcast at Baan Dek. Bobby George and Charlotte Wood sat down to chat about the role Montessori plays in education. The starting point was a quote from Jean-Marie Guyau: “Through seeing others smile, […]

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