montessori children using nature to improve behavior

How to Improve Behavior

Our brains are hardwired to look for problems and generate solutions. In The Neuroscience of Change, Kelly McGonigal, a health psychologist and lecturer at Stanford University, explains how this brain

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Adolescent students posing for a picture

Adolescent: Key Characteristics

The Emotive Adolescent Mind Social development is guided by an “emotive” mind, a combination of inabilities, or purely abstract propositions. This quality of thought may be the reason why an adolescent naturally

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elementary students from a montessori school in winston-salem

The Passage to the Elementary

In chapter 2 titled “Metamorphoses” of her book From Childhood to Adolescence, Dr. Montessori explores the elementary child’s “turning towards intellectual and moral” development: “The passage to the second level of education

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montessori students learning cursive

Cursive First

There is more to the actual difference between print and cursive than what most people think – joining versus not joining. The difference between cursive and print styles lies in the movements used

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