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What Can Montessorians Do In Light of Recent Societal Unrest?
Real Courage
Heroic Men and Feminine Women
What Matter the Vows
There is No Such Thing as Quality Time
Why Your Divorce is a Disaster For Your Child
Your Child is Not You
Parents as Partners with Half-Day Montessori
Pride and the Montessorian
Notes from the Field:
        How to Attend an AMS Conference
        or An Introvert Survives the Weekend
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Style Note: My articles and essays include sentences in which the pronouns "he" or "it" are used as a generic reference to "the child."
Currently of Interest:
Montessorians and Mr. Rogers
Calendar of Upcoming Events:
July 1, 2019
Buffalo Montessori Teacher Education Program
"Disorderly Behaviors: Challenges and Strategies"
Nardin Academy
700 W. Ferry
Buffalo, NY
September 21st and 22nd, 2019
Montessori Education Center of the Rockies
Boulder, CO
Professional Development Weekend
    Saturday, September 21, 2019:
The Four Planes of Development: What You Need to Know   9:00 - 12:00
    Sunday, September 22, 2019:
Putting More Practical in the Lessons of Practical Life 9:00 - 12:00
    Sunday, September 22, 2019:
Adult Social Emotional Intelligence in Practice
1:00 - 3:00
October 15-18, 2020
Montessori in the Mountains
Estes Park, Colorado