Kelly Hale joined our community in 2014. She is the Lower Elementary guide in the Cedar Room. Here, Kelly describes the Three Tools of Responsibility that support the elementary students developing independence and love of learning: Fostering a sense of independence is a common theme throughout all stages of Montessori education. Dr. Maria Montessori developed […]
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Attention Vermont Street and Lake Oswego families — you’re invited to enroll our Spring Parenting Series! Conscious, Mindful, Playful Parenting with Jean Wright This small group setting provides one on one parenting consultation and guidance from our parenting expert, Jean Wright. Discussion centers around the real-life situations that arise for you as a parent. Each session […]
Calculating the amount of lunch trash being produced each day at our campuses was an important exercise in awareness for our school community. And it’s a big part of the reason we have embraced our Oregon Green School’s certification process with passion and purpose. With a little extra planning and forethought, it’s easy to pack […]
Central to Dr. Montessori’s teachings is a deep respect for earth and her inhabitants. We reflect this value in many and varied ways in our work with the children. Our outdoor spaces allow learning to flow seamlessly from indoor to outdoor environments, for children to explore and discover aspects of nature and associate them with […]
We are pleased to announce that our Vermont Street campus has made a commitment to earn the Oregon Green Schools certification this year! Our goal is to teach our children how to become ambassadors of the planet by reducing Garbage, Recycling, Energy and Water usage throughout the school. The children will be included in the […]