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MNW Staff Holiday Movie Favorites

The images below are of the MNW staff's favorite holiday movies. Each staff member was only allowed to name one as their top pick. A couple favored the same film. Everyone had reasons for their choice, although some needed a little more explaining than others. What movie gets you into the holiday spirit?

Posted on December 5, 2014 and filed under Fun, Staff.

Thoughtful Holiday Gift Ideas

Do you want to avoid succumbing to consumer madness during the holidays? Do you have a hard time thinking of meaningful gifts to give to family and friends?  If so, here’s a list of thoughtful things you can do with or for loved ones without breaking the bank or camping out in a parking lot for three days.

Posted on December 5, 2014 and filed under Staff, Resources.

The Life and Times of Maria Montessori

Did you know a "higher power" played an integral role in Maria Montessori getting into medical school? Or that the first Montessori Training College in Italy was founded by a man who'd ultimately be reviled around the globe? Where was the term Cosmic Education born, or Maria Montessori for that matter? Learn about the life and times of Maria Montessori in this highly informative timeline. Where do you fit in? Click on image below to view the entire timeline.


Posted on October 29, 2014 and filed under Fun, Resources.