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Is Montessori Preschool Worth It For Just 2-3 Years?

This week, a parent asked the following question on Berkley Parents…

The Fundamental Choice

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

How do you develop social skills in preschool?

For many parents, "socialization" is one of the…

Why Choose a Montessori Preschool

What if you could send your child to a preschool that follows…

Montessori vs. daycare: what is the difference for your toddler?

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Here's a difference parents often ask when they come to tour…

The Sensorial Area in Montessori Preschool: Where Young Scientists Are Born

A preschool child is fascinated by the world around him:…

The Dual Purpose of Montessori Preschool Practical Life Activities

Students new to Montessori preschool spend much time…

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

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

The hidden benefits of your child’s third year in Montessori preschool

The third year in Montessori preschool has sometimes been…

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…

Your top 6 questions about infant childcare, answered

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The decision to leave your baby in someone else’s care is probably…

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…

Transitioning to Montessori: The Prepared Environment (Part 5 of 5)

Every fall, children transition to our Montessori programs from…

Transitioning to Montessori: The Follow the Child Principle (Part 4 of 5)

Every fall, children transition to our Montessori programs from…

Transitioning to Montessori: Motor Skills and Indirect Preparation (Part 3 of 5)

Every fall, children transition to our Montessori programs from…

Transitioning to Montessori: Freedom within Limits (Part 2 of 5)

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Every fall, children transition to our Montessori kindergarten…

Transitioning to Montessori: Independence (Part 1 of 5)

Every fall, children transition to our Montessori programs from…

The Montessori Preschool Difference, In A Nutshell

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

Summer Crazies or Summer Camp Fun?

Summer time with the children is so much fun. Except when it…

Focusing on Focus

As parents, we know that children are not automatically…

Silence: An Unexpected Montessori Benefit

When parents first visit a well-run Montessori school, they often…

Choose Prevention, Not Treatment

Two weeks ago, I read the following urgent requests for help…