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Avoid the “I’m Bored in School” Problem

Traditional education has a “one size fits all” mentality, but many students experience the “I’m bored” feeling in class. This can occur when a teacher or lesson plan is too fast or too slow for the student. Montessori uses a “Follow the Student” method which allows a student to spend as much or as little time as they need to master a lesson.  … [Read More...]

Getting Ready for the New School Year

Today is the last day of Hudson Country's Summer Camp, and it is hard to believe a new school year is right around the corner. Next week is a "buffer" week. We will be busy transitioning all the classrooms from summer camps to Montessori learning centers.  Every room gets broken down to it's bare walls, any touch up and repairs are made, and the … [Read More...]

Eight steps to prepare our children for the coming school year

Many of us have a wonderful image of summer as a carefree, happy time when “kids can be kids,” and take for granted the prospect of enriching experiences such as being outside in nature, time with family, and trips to museums, parks, and libraries. Unfortunately, when children are not in a good summer camp, parents consistently cite summer as the … [Read More...]

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