Montessori Assessment Playbook
Can we measure what we treasure? Can we build and sustain truly excellent schools focused on the ambitious goal of human flourishing? And can we hold ourselves accountable to the children and families we serve in ways that harness data to advance that goal? The National Center for Montessori in the Public Sector says “yes”! The Montessori Assessment Playbook shows us how to do it. Organized around 33 discrete tools, the Playbook provides a clear and actionable scaffold for building an assessment protocol that captures compelling student outcomes, such as perseverance, compassion, and creativity, and that links those outcomes to the investments we make to classrooms and schools. Emphasizing both coherence and precision, the Montessori Assessment Playbook shows us how to develop and implement a comprehensive assessment framework focused on human flourishing and, just as important, why such a framework is urgently needed. From the Back CoverWith these tools, the National Center for Montessori in the Public Sector has shifted the conversation from a narrow focus on Math and Language, typical of standardized testing, to what it summarizes under the term “human flourishing,” which is in line with Maria Montessori’s emphasis on whole child development. Whether focusing on exec...
- ASIN: 1733869115
Montessori in the Classroom: A Teacher's Account of How Children Really Learn
Montessori in the Classroom: A Teacher's Account of
What really happens inside a Montessori classroom? How do teachers teach? How do children learn? This fascinating day-by-day record of a year in the life of a Montessori classroom answers these questions by providing an illuminating glimpse of the Montessori method in action.
- Brand: Brand: Schocken
- ASIN: 0805210873
Montessori Learning in the 21st Century: A Guide for Parents and Teachers
Montessori Learning in the 21st Century: A Guide
This book fills a growing demand for contemporary books on Montessori education and how it applies to childhood learning and education in the 21st Century. Dr. Maria Montessori developed her theories and methods for educating young people more than a hundred years ago. Today, much of Dr. Montessori's empirical findings on how the childhood brain develops and works has now been proven accurate by recent neurological/ psychological studies on childhood learning. M. Shannon Helfrich shares many experiences from her nearly 40 years as a Montessori teacher and teacher's trainer to help parents and Montessori teachers understand the factors that influence understanding and learning for children throughout their years of development. In a lay person's terms, the author explains how the brain develops and why interaction with the environment is essential at specific points in a child's development. She includes diagrams and photographs throughout the book.The author also links Montessori's findings with the latest neuropsychological research, weaving back and forth between the centuries, making a strong case for the ongoing viability of a Montessori education in this brave new world. Helfrich offers many anecdotes from classroom experiences with children that support these findings. In t...
- ASIN: 0939165600
Montessori: A Modern Approach: The Classic Introduction to Montessori for Parents and Teachers
Montessori: A Modern Approach: The Classic Introduction to
Montessori: A Modern Approach has been called the single best book for anyone -- educator, childcare professional, and especially parent -- seeking answers to the questions: What is the Montessori method? Are its revolutionary ideas about early childhood education relevant to today's world? And most important, especially for today's dual-career couples. Is a Montessori education right for my child?Paula Polk Lillard writes both as a trained educators and as a concerned parent -- she has many years as a public school teacher, but it was her enthusiasm for the education her own child experienced in a Montessori school that led her to become a leading voice in the Montessori movement in this country.Her book offers the clearest and most concise statement of the Montessori method of child development and education available today.
- Brand: Schocken Books Inc
- ASIN: 0805209204
- UPC: 787721846345
Montessori and Mindfulness
SECOND EDITION - 2018. Mindfulness is an ancient practice in the East, a great need for health and happiness in the West, and an everyday practice in Montessori schools. The author tells her own story of 45+ years of meditation and working in the Montessori field, and gives detailed suggestions for both parents and teachers to aid the development of this skill in themselves and in the children they live with. “Mindfulness Practices in Education: Montessori’s Approach” by Dr. Angeline Lillard, is included in this book.
- ASIN: 1879264196
Montessori Today: A Comprehensive Approach to Education from Birth to Adulthood
Montessori Today: A Comprehensive Approach to Education from
Paula Lillard, director of a Montessori school ranging in age from 18 months to fifteen years, provides a clear and cogent introduction to the Montessori program for the elementary and later years. In detailed accounts, Lillard shows how children acquire the skills to answer their own questions, learn to manage freedom with responsibility, and maintain a high level of intellectual stimulation by using the Montessori method. This is an essential handbook for parents and teachers who have chosen the Montessori alternative for the older child.
- ASIN: 080521061X
Keep Calm and let the Montessori Teacher Handle: Teacher Appreciation Gift: Blank Lined 6x9 Notebook, Journal, Perfect Thank you, Graduation Year End, ... Notebooks (alternative to Thank You Cards)
Keep Calm and let the Montessori Teacher Handle:
Looking for Some Unique Wonderful Gifts under $10 for your Favorite Teacher? Grab this Awesome Journal/ Notebook Now!. This special teacher appreciation journal notebook makes a perfect gift to show your gratitude to your teacher. It is an 'easy-to-carry' 6 x 9 blank lined journal. It includes: Matte finish cover108 durable pagesBlack n White Cream paperStrong Binding6 x 9 inches If you are looking for a different book,don't forget to click the author's / publisher's name for other great journal ideas.This Notebook makes a Perfect Teacher's -Appreciation GiftEnd Of The Year BookFirst Day Of School GiftInspirational Quote GiftRetirement GiftComposition NotebookThank You GiftsBack To School NotebookTeacher’s Planner & JournalAdvantages of Writing Journals:Studies have shown that writing journals can boost your creativity and enhance your memory and do your intelligence a world of good. It lets your creative juices flowing and you can brainstorm innumerable ideas in no time not only improve your discipline but can also improve your productivity. Many successful players journal daily.Next time you fall short of this journal will help you reminding them at the tip of your fingers.You can use this journal as:Gratitude journal Collection journalBucket list journal Quote book...
- ASIN: 1072276569
The Montessori Method
By placing the child at the center, Maria Montessori revolutionized elementary education. In Montessori schools, children are given freedom to develop their own skills at their own pace--and, as a result, they flourish beyond their traditionally-schooled peers. "The Montessori Method" is Dr. Montessori's most complete account of the history, philosophy, and practice of her teaching method. It is an essential work for teachers, parents, and all those interested in unleashing human potential for the betterment of our world. This special Centennial Edition celebrates the 100th anniversary of the opening of the first Montessori "Children's House." It features the original text in a beautiful new design, printed on high-quality paper.
- ASIN: 1438245513
One Amazing Montessori Teacher: (6 x 9) Journal: Pink Bell Flowers; Blank Lined 120 pages, Great for Lists, Notes, Journaling Ideas, Thoughts and ... End Gift, Retirement, Teacher Appreciation
One Amazing Montessori Teacher: (6 x 9) Journal:
This awesome journal is a great Montessori Teacher gift for under $10.00This is a thoughtful Montessori Teacher appreciation journal or notebook which is a lovely way to say thanks for all of their work during the year. Let them know that they are the Best Principal in town!The journal has 100 lined pages (50 double sided sheets) which is great for notes, to-do's, ideas, thoughts or planning.Give the Principal a gift they can use!Journals and notebooks for a Montessori Teacher are great for....Montessori Teacher Thank You GiftsMontessori Teacher End of the School Year GiftsMontessori Teacher Appreciation GiftsMontessori Teacher Retirement GiftsMontessori Teacher Gifts on a BudgetJournals are great for end of the school year appreciation for the staff at the school: Principal, Principal, Montessori Teacher, Gym Principal, Special Ed Principal (SPED), School Bus Driver as well as the Crossing Guard.
- ASIN: 1070411833
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Teachers TV- The Montessori Method
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