February 20, 2020
We talk about why music is important and how to integrate music into the Montessori classroom.
February 13, 2020
We talk about Cosmic Education from the perspective of a head of school, learning about how she supports parents in learning about Cosmic Education, and teachers in their continued growth in Cosmic Education.
February 6, 2020
We hear the Montessori story of someone who was a Montessori student, transitioned to a college prep high school, and then returned to Montessori as a teacher.
January 30, 2020
We explore the value of learning a second language, why it is important, especially for young children, and types of activities that can support learning a second language.
January 23, 2020
We explore Montessori for infants and toddlers, thinking about ideas like routines, relationships, and independence.
December 5, 2019
We learn about what is like to go through adolescent Montessori training from the trainees, hearing about what, how and why.
November 27, 2019
We talk with a group of students at Xavier university who had the opportunity to explore a local playscape, and think about the benefits from the perspective of their discipline.
November 21, 2019
In this episode we learn about the history of music in the Montessori philosophy, from Maria Montessori's initial exploration, to her work with colleagues, to the role of music today and beyond.
November 14, 2019
In this episode we talk with a Montessori teacher about Cosmic Education, what it is, and how it is taught.
November 7, 2019
In this episode we return to the topic of supporting people with dementia through the philosophy of Montessori. Kathy Farfsing joins us again and talks about how to create a supportive home environment through making changes to the physical environment and creating engaging and meaningful activities.