The Montessori method of educating a child does not cease in its ability to amaze me and prove to me over and over again that it is the best way to help our children learn to live in proper control of their lives on earth. As adults, we are sometimes under the illusion that we … More Are our children in control of their lives?
Yoruba language and culture has been mandated to be used in all Lagos State schools from now on! What an interesting week it has been. Some of us have been angry, shocked, scared and every emotion above and below has been expressed. And rightly so, not too many of us are smiling. Why? To tell … More Is Yoruba Language and Culture on trial
The Montessori Educator, Teacher, Guide or Directress is one of the main components that make Montessori as a method of educating the child stand out. Why is this? The Montessori Educator has the unenviable job of doing that which is usually considered difficult yet this same job if done well satisfies the yearnings of … More The Montessori Educator
The concept of the Montessori School has become a household name in Nigeria over the last couple of years. It is wonderful to note that a number of serious and fully loaded Montessori schools have started springing up all over the country. Our parents are now more savvy and search the internet to find out … More Are you a Montessori School?
How to Manage Student behaviour in Primary schools. Stop Using the Cane 6 Someone once asked the question, ‘How do we manage the primary school child in our classroom?’ Well the answer is simple, treat them fair and right and they will give you little or no problems…. Is that really true? I have found … More Classroom Management 101 Part 3
What has phonics got to do with it? Phonics some believe is the beginning of the journey to learning how to read. As much as I agree that it is an important skill to help the child acquire and understand. It is not the first and only skill children need. To teach a child to … More Phonics and Reading
Teach Your Child to Read Online Course Are you wondering how to help your child to learn to read? Do you need to find a simple system that works when teaching reading skills? Do you want to improve your teaching skills and success rate with teaching reading skills? If you answer ‘Yes’ to one or … More Tyctr training
Funny question right? Of course children have rights! Nigerian children have rights. Just as every human being has rights so does the child. But I ask this question with a heavy heart. Why? Well, the truth is no one really takes time out to consider this seriously. We may sometimes look at this from the … More Do children have rights?
Someone asked a very important question about why parents may not like Montessori schools which is resulting in some Montessori schools actually dropping everything Montessori and going traditional! I could therefore think and name this article “In Defence of Montessori”. But I am well aware that if truth be told Montessori as a method of … More Montessori for Parents
How to Manage Student Behaviour in Secondary Schools. Stop Using the Cane 5 The goal is for our children to grow up well-balanced, well-behaved with good moral standards right? We can do this without having to always resort to using physical punishment, the cane to be specific to get this result. During the last two … More Class Management 101 Part 2