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Educational Quotes by Maria Montessori

Maria Montessori was an Italian physician and educator, acclaimed for her innovative educational method that builds on the way children naturally learn.  In 1907 she opened the first Montessori school in Rome, Italy. Today there are more than 22,000 Montessori schools in 110 countries. Montessori method is in use today in a lot of public and private schools [...]

10 Commandments to parents from a person who walked into gas chamber with his school children

Janusz Korczak is an outstanding Polish educator, writer, physician and public figure, who refused to save his own life three times. The first time it happened when Janusz decided not to emigrate to Palestine before German occupation of Poland. He refused to leave behind the Orphanage on the eve of the terrible events. The second [...]

Museums in Europe 1 Presentation – English

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Encyclopedic knowledge cards for babies. Glenn Doman’s method

With three kids in a tow finding time to update the educational materials that we use became quite a challenge. Yet I was asked a question recently about Encyclopedic Knowledge cards for babies, as as I was answering it, it grew into its own little post, rather then a few comment-words. Showing Encyclopedic Knowledge cards [...]

Book templates and Free mazes

I found some wonderful resources that I wanted to share. First of all: this site has fantastic collection of free mazes for kids. Various mazes, various levels, easy to print out and fun to use. I also used the idea from my favorite Montessori Yahoo group to avoid using a pen, but to trace the [...]

Free Art Presentation in English, Spanish and German: El Greco

I was able to find another file with paintings by El Greco among Isa’s fantastic collection. The file is updated with information about El Greco, some fascinating comparisons of his works with modern artists (scroll to the end), and even the randomizer template is updated for all three languages. Enjoy: Encyclopedic Knowledge – Art El [...]