This is a plea to Parents and Educators, all adults at large: Stop usining the cane as a form of discipline. I cannot event believe the extent that this evil has invaded our lives. I am so angry that defenceless children are continuously being invaded and abused daily. Yet some of us have the gull … More Stop using the cane 1
Communication is Key. Educating a child is not and never done if we do not pay great attention with empowering the child to develop strong communication skills. I am deeply concerned with the nonchalant attitude of both parents and most especially educators to the problems we face with graduates who cannot write application forms or … More Educating a Child
The Montessori Starter Kit among other things, has kept me busy for a while. So if you have been wondering where I have been this is it. I have tried to keep up as much as I can on Facebook, but life makes demands and so please be patient with me. The good news though … More The Montessori Starter Kit
Yes that’s right Rushians? I do not claim to be the inventor of this pun. Our dear Prof. Wole Soyinka was the first person I remember asking this question a long time ago. Then it was our inability to take our turn in a queue that was the problem, but now it’s the explosive situation … More Are we Rushians?
There are so many reasons why Montessori stands out as the best way to reach the child, one of the reasons is Dr. Maria Montessori’s concept of the Mathematical Mind of a child. One of my friends said to me just over a month ago, ‘A lot of us do not realize that Maths is … More The Mathematical Mind of a Child
The Montessori 3 Part Cards are an important part of the Montessori classroom settings. These are basic 3 part cards that enable the child to learn the names of objects in the environment. Remember that a child wants to learn about their environment, world, their surroundings: they are always asking questions: ‘What is this?’ The … More The Montessori 3 Part Cards
School is about to start and a new session for the children and schools is taking place. Parents are preparing so are the schools and the children. This weekend lots of finishing touches are being put into place if the recession has permitted…. Here are a few salient points to help you as you return … More Back To School
By Robinson Anne How do you use your Mobile phone? Here are five apps for teachers (getting started) 1. Google drive 2. Pinterest 3. Google Docs 4. Google slides 5. Kahoot 1. Google drive: Google Drive is a file storage and synchronization service developed by Google. Launched on April 24, 2012, Google Drive allows users … More 5 Great Mobile Apps for Teachers
What is Montessori education all about? This is a recurring question I hear constantly. Someone asked it again this morning so I thought it might be a good idea to actually put this out there. Believe me there is much more to it, but at least this gives you a simple answer in a nutshell. … More What is Montessori?
`Parenting is a very crucial factor in the life of a human being. It can be a factor in the early twenties or latter years but it is a factor. Whether you have children or not, the younger generation should be a consideration for all. Maria Montessori was actually disheartened about the way adults viewed … More Parenting the Montessori Way 1