Parenting Lecture: "Personalizing 21st Century Education"
September 20, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm R Crescendo [Built In speakers, DVD player, Microphone, Projector, Pull down screen]
Free and open to the public
Presented by Dr. Dan Domenech
For our 50th anniversary year, we are hosting Dr. Dan Domenech, author of ‘Personalizing 21st Century Education’, and grandfather to two students in our school, as our guest speaker. He was chosen as he has a message, based on his many years of experience as a leader of public schools, that the schools of the present and future should embody a model of personalized learning, modeled in Montessori schools.
Bio of Dr. Domenech:
Dr. Daniel A. Domenech, also known as Dan, Ph.D., serves as the Executive Director of the American Association of School Administrators. Dr. Domenech has more than 40 years of experience in public education. He served as senior vice president for national urban markets with McGraw-Hill Education and was responsible for building strong relationships with large school districts nationwide. He served as Superintendent of Fairfax County Public Schools, among other career positions.
Thursday, December 8, 8:45 – 10:00am OR 7:00 - 8:30pm
Parent Education Opportunity
Montessori and Parenting the Toddler Child
Helping parents understand the Uniqueness of the Young Child
Sleeping, eating, and toileting concerns will be addressed.
Thursday, December 8, 8:45 – 10:00am OR 7:00 – 8:30pm
Invite a friend! This talk is free and open to the public.
This presentation and discussion will cover the major parenting issues of the toddler-age child (18-36 months). The most common parenting concerns, such as eating, toileting and sleeping, will be covered as well as the skills needed for parents to support their child. Parents will leave empowered with tools and tips to apply at home for setting the appropriate expectations for success.
Presented by Montessori-trained teachers, Alona Procaccini and Sue Saad, who, as developmental specialists, will address key issues for the infant and toddler-aged child and how best to support development in the home environment.
Please RSVP Here Please tell us which session you are coming to so that we can plan accordingly.
The Montessori Method of education, developed by Dr. Maria Montessori, is a child-centered educational approach based on scientific observations of children from birth to adulthood.