Monthly Archives: November 2008

My favorite Maria Montessori quote. Ever.

“Our goal is a child who: accepts their strengths without pride, their weaknesses without despair, recognizes society with an insight as to the role they will play, has an independent intellect, exercising self-disciplined will and judgement, illuminated by imagination and … Continue reading

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A little herstory

When it comes to facts and figures, I don’t have ’em.  I only have my own experience.  When Curtis was in Primary (ages 3-6) Montessori we heard about this really great Montessori program in our public school district.  Since Curtis … Continue reading

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Riane Eisler ~ I would love to meet her!!!

Why am I surprised at how interconnected things are.  A good friend of mine recommended  The Chalice and The Blade I picked up the book and started to peek around the interwebs for info on the author.  At her web … Continue reading

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Gotta start somewhere……

Where to start?  Had I had any idea of where Montessori was going to take me, I would have not believed it.  I’ve now been immersed in Montessori for seven years.  Seven glorious, humbling years.  We are in Spokane, WA.  … Continue reading

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