Have you ever wondered if Montessori really works? Have you worried, that although your child is so happy, they aren’t getting what they need to be successful academically? Do you wonder how Montessori compares to all those other choices out there? There are lots of myths about Montessori, but scientific research confirms that Montessori children have an advantage not only academically, but also in social and emotional development. Educate your self! Read the latest research on Montessori outcomes here! Have questions? Join our Principal on October 8th for “Convos with Debbie” our first conversation is on the Montessori Myth.
Phillippa Perry is a British psychotherapist and author who has written some wonderful books on parenting including The Book You Wish Your Parents Had Read. She was recently interviewed for a BBC series on Great Lives about Maria Montessori and the Montessori Method. We invite you to take a listen, learn more about the woman and the method! LISTEN HERE
We recently heard from Jarrow graduate Olivia Rogers. She is a junior and a Biochemistry, Cellular and Molecular Biology major with a minor in Chemistry at Drake University. She is the captain of the track and cross country team. A research intern in the organic chemistry and molecular biology departments, she is a part of the biology honor society, Beta Beta Beta. She served as the Recruitment Chair for her pre-medical fraternity, Phi Delta Epsilon. With a plan to apply to medical school and combine an MD education with a Master’s in Bioethics she still finds time to volunteer at Mercy Hospital [Read More…]