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, January 12, 8:45 – 10:00am OR 7:00 - 8:30pm
Parent Education Opportunity
Parenting the Young Child, Primary
Thursday, January 12, 8:45 – 10:00am OR 7:00 – 8:30pm
Invite a friend! This talk is free and open to the public.
Come to this parent educational session to learn from developmental specialists what the key issues, drives, and sensitivities are for three to six year old children. Two experienced Early Childhood teachers will discuss and share many common concerns as well as an overview of Montessori philosophical principles, demonstrating how to bring Montessori language and behavioral redirection into the home. They will use resources from Montessori’s own writings, positive discipline resources, and best practices in raising young children in the 21st Century. This session is designed to help support the areas of building independence and self-motivation in children.
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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.