Celebrating Diwali…

Community, by Cab Yau, November 7, 2018,

In honor of Diwali, we take a look back at the Elementary classes’ celebration last year… An important tenet of Montessori philosophy is the recognition of all of humanity as a part of a global family. The “global citizen” aspect of Montessori values the wide and beautiful tapestry of ethnic and cultural backgrounds, and takes … Continue reading “Celebrating Diwali…”

Lower Elementary Overnight…

Community, by Cab Yau, October 16, 2018,

After weeks of thoughtful planning, last weekend the night finally arrived for the Lower Elementary Overnight. The planning work for this event cannot be understated. The children took on every aspect of preparation. Based on self-identified interests, they were divided into committees: Communications, Games, Breakfast, Campfire, Music, Story Telling, Tent Assembly and Random Tent Distribution. … Continue reading “Lower Elementary Overnight…”