Blog: News & Annoucements

October News From the Elementary Community

October News From the Elementary Community

Oct 30, 2018
From the Early Elementary Community Maria Montessori said, “Establishing lasting peace is the work of education.” In the Cedar Room, we are doing the work of establishing peace one classroom issue at…
October news From the Primary Community

October news From the Primary Community

Oct 30, 2018
We often get questions about Vermont's Early Learning Standards (VELS) and how these standards apply to the primary Montessori curriculum for children aged 3-6. The VELS were designed to be a tool for…
October News From the Toddler Community

October News From the Toddler Community

Oct 30, 2018
The children continue to amaze me everyday! They are gaining more independence in our regular routines and grow each day. We have been singing our t-shirt song, along with a good morning song, Wheels On…
September News from the Elementary Community

September News from the Elementary Community

Sep 18, 2018
The work of the first weeks of school is that of formation. This week, through several different narratives about the creation of our universe, we have noticed that things often begin in darkness, and…
September News from the Primary Community

September News from the Primary Community

Sep 18, 2018
A Note from the Oak Room The classroom has been very busy the past few weeks! It's been wonderful to see the children reuniting with old friends and getting to know new ones, but as wonderful and exciting…
September News from the Toddler Community

September News from the Toddler Community

Sep 18, 2018
The Toddler Community is off to a great start as we welcome the month of September and begin our regular schedules in the classroom. The children are exploring, repeating activities, developing and practicing…
May News from the Elementary Community

May News from the Elementary Community

May 10, 2018
While in the past April has marked the seasonal passage into expansion, elongation, and outdoor exploration, it seems that May will mark this time for us now. With Nature’s consistent fluctuation Between…
May News from the Primary Community

May News from the Primary Community

May 10, 2018
Notes from Hailey The warm, spring weather has been inspiring us lately as we learn the parts of flowers and trees, as well as identifying various types of plants. The children have also been enjoying…
May News from the Toddler Community

May News from the Toddler Community

May 10, 2018
In the upcoming weeks we will be extending our ventures outdoors and looking for all the signs of Spring: birds, flowers, green, bugs, etc. We will continue to start our mornings outside as we have done…
April News from the Elementary Community

April News from the Elementary Community

Apr 12, 2018
"If processions of children appeared among us we would have to welcome them reverently and bow down before them in admiration. The child would appear before us as a teacher of peace." ~Dr. Maria Montessori A…