Workshops & Webinars

Find balance between curriculum and the prepared environment. Our faculty will bring their expertise and share how your community continues to grow with your students.

Professional development hours and credits are available.

Assistants Workshop

Friday - Saturday, January 14-15, 2022,

Friday 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM (CST)

Saturday 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM (CST) 

In-Person with Erika Ohlhaver

$175.00

Your assistant is the second set of eyes in the classroom, they are your support, your ally, and your helper. Help them to help you by giving them the tools. This workshop not only gives your assistant the basics of what Montessori is, but also how to work toward that goal. Catering to multiple classroom levels, our faculty will lead the participants in their own learning what how best to assist the Montessori guide.

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Making Accommodations

for the Beginning Reader in Lower Elementary

Saturday, February 19, 2022,

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM (CST)

In-Person with Dorrie Pearson

$100.00

Not every child joins the Elementary environment with beginning reading skills. While exposure is certainly the first tier for intervention, what happens when things are not going the way it is expected? What are some of the indicators that a different strategy may be needed? What are those strategies? Join Dorrie as she leads us through the many ways beginning reading and writing can be enhanced for our different learners. 

Mindfulness Practices for the Teacher

 

Saturday, April 9, 2022,

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM (CST)

In-Person with Amanda Childers

$100.00

Mindfulness is best practiced first by the guide and then shared in the classroom. Yet, at this time of year how is that best done? Join our faculty and appreciate that when you yourself are mindful throughout your day it affects the whole environment.

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The Fun Part of Geography

 

Saturday, May 14, 2022,

9:00 AM – 4:00 PM (CST)

In-Person with Erika Ohlhaver

$100.00

Geography is more than maps, flags, and countries. We explore the concept of global positioning and the multifaceted effects upon our communities.

 

Explore earth science activities, economics resources and the cultural use of those resources in this hands-on workshop.