MNW welcomes Ieda Torres Holyoak as a guest blogger and lecturer! We were delighted that she could present this year's “Thank you Workshop” for guides and administrators that offered to host our 2016-17 Teachers in Training!
Hello Beautiful People,
I hope you all are experiencing happiness, and that all is well in your lives. I have been in India now for a little over two months, and I feel much more settled than when I last wrote to you. Why?
During the Primary training at MNW, the students read a prepared text on a theory topic before it is presented in class. Trainers lecture on the theory topic, and then the students get into small groups for discussion or a related project.
Reflecting on my experiences as a Montessori practitioner as well as a consultant, I am always amazed at the various ways the Prepared Environment supports creative expression.
About one and a half years ago, I began the journey to become an AMI Primary Trainer. I had been teaching children in the Casa for the past 17 years...