Jarrow is still accepting applications for enrollment in our Primary (3-6 year olds) and Junior Elementary (6-9 year olds) for the Fall 2016 program. To complete an inquiry and schedule a tour, please click here: http://jarrow.org/request-more-information-apply/ Or call Gavin Green, Director of Admissions, at 303-443-0511 x113.
Inspired by the re-enrollment deadline, I thought I’d share with you some of my thoughts about the benefits of a Montessori education as it moves forward. Last month, I gave you an overview of the whole Primary level. It is such an impressive philosophy and educational approach! Obviously, I am a fan of Montessori. But my enthusiasm does not end with Primary. First, let me address the importance of the E56 year. The final year of the three-year cycle is an incredibly powerful experience, far more so than the previous two years. Everything the children have done and learned throughout [Read More…]
Imagine an education system that trained students to be creative innovators and leaders without the use of grades, tests or homework. It actually exists and it’s called the Montessori Method. The Montessori Method focuses on fostering a hands-on, self-paced, collaborative and enjoyable learning experience. It teaches students to start small with their ideas, to build them through experimentation and to solve the problems that come up along the way with a sense of stimulating curiosity.