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The Success of Sixteen

If you’re like many parents researching alternatives…

Great Teachers Matter – Credentials Don’t

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How much will your child’s success in school and life…

5 Ways LePort Is Different: Your Choice, In a Nutshell

Since you are reading this blog post, you are probably researching…

Taking the Anxiety out of Starting Preschool

Starting preschool for the first time, or transferring to a…

The Fundamental Choice

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Last May, I had the opportunity to observe a kindergarten…

What Sets LePort Montessori Apart From Other Montessori Schools?

If you are reading this, you may be looking for a preschool--and…

Be Choosy: Not All Preschools Are Created Equal

Deciding on a preschool for your child is one of the most…

A Day in the Life: A Visual Tour of Your Child’s Montessori Toddler Experience

When your toddler joins his Montessori toddler class, he…

A True Learning Community: the Mixed-Age Montessori Preschool Classroom

In addition to the unique Montessori materials, one of the…

Rituals and routines: the home/school connection

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Dropping a baby off at daycare for the first time can be a very…

The four key attributes of a great infant teacher

The most significant relationship in your child’s life…

Montessori infant care or nanny? How to choose which childcare option is right for you.

Finding the right childcare for your baby is one of the most…

The Home / School Connection

Informing yourself about school events and important dates is…

A sneak-peak into the nido, your baby’s home away from home

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Your baby’s most common waking activity is exploring the…

The Montessori Preschool Difference, In A Nutshell

“What is Montessori? How does it differ from other preschool…

Will my child thrive in Montessori preschool?

A Montessori preschool class is a place of beauty: 24 preschool-aged…

Healthy eating starts with knowing foods

  In a recent segment of ABC’s Food Revolution…

At LePort, the "passion for learning" is kept alive

What does medieval history have to do with a juicy steak…

The Power of Play

I recently came across a not-for-profit group called “Playworks.”…

Choosing a School

Before I started working with LePort, I once had the following…

Knowledge for Life

Those readers who have been following LePort for a while may…

Excellent Test Scores—For What They Are Worth

Recently, we received the annual standardized test scores for…