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Planning An International Children’s Day Festival

Planning An International Children’s Day Festival

rowing up I had the wonderful fortune of living in three different countries; I suppose having this exposure early in my childhood life sparked a healthy interest in diverse cultures, traditions, food, and language. Fast forward to today! We live in a sunny paradise called Sarasota, a city located in the Southwest coast of Florida […]

Santa:  Making the Invisible Visible

Santa: Making the Invisible Visible

ve never gotten a present from Santa Claus,” said Iliana, my 12-year-old seatmate on an east coast flight. ”My parents thought I should only be given verifiable facts. They told me there is no veracity in Santa Claus.” ”It’s too bad that no one ever told your parents about the Secret of Santa Claus. When […]

Do You Have a Story To Tell?

Tomorrow’s Child Magazine is always looking for inspiring stories to share with readers. Has your school done an amazing charitable work, artwork, fund-raising, outdoor play scape building, interesting theatre production, had a great moving up ceremony? Did you capture it on video or take photos? Do you do something special with your schools’ grandparents? Hearing […]

Celebration of Life: Musya Meyer

Celebration of Life: Musya Meyer

In Memoriam ith the recent passing of Musya Meyer, the Montessori community lost an educator who loved to share her love of nature and multi-cultural celebrations with thousands of children and parents. Musya was the founding head of Hudson Montessori Schools in New Rochelle, NY and Danbury, CT. Her son, Mark Meyer, and his wife, […]

How To Run a Successful Silent Auction

How To Run a Successful Silent Auction

ost schools will either run an annual fund or an annual special fundraising event. The most successful schools do both and have learned how to do them well with minimal stress. A successful silent auction is usually the key to the success of fundraising event. In this article, I’m going to tell you not only […]

The Definitive List of Best Silent Auction Items

The Definitive List of Best Silent Auction Items

ur thanks to Zach Hagopian and our friends at Accelevents for permission to share this list. Accelevents is a company that offers online software to handle silent auctions and raffles. HTTP://WWW.ACCELEVENTS.COM So you’ve decided to use a silent auction at your fundraiser. You may have even identified a MOBILE FUNDRAISING platform to expand your reach […]

Webinar:  Children and the Holidays / Pt 1

Webinar: Children and the Holidays / Pt 1

Christine Lowry and Lorna McGrath discussing how children can help during the holiday season.

Webinar:  How To Create Closeness during the Holidays

Webinar: How To Create Closeness during the Holidays

How to Create Closeness: Tips to Connect with Your Family During the Holidays. One of the things we long for the most during the holidays, and year round, are deep connections. Some of us never had a model of how to connect as children making it harder to know how to create it with our […]

Webinar:  How to De-Stress Your Holidays

Webinar: How to De-Stress Your Holidays

De StressYourHolidays – Are looking to have more cooperation, less stress, and lots of fun during the holiday season? Here are some ideas to help with that.

Birthday Parties: Is Bigger Really Better?

Birthday Parties: Is Bigger Really Better?

  Montessori educators consistently remind us that the 3-6 year-old child thrives on routine and order. They interact well with one or two children at a time but can become overwhelmed by large groups and unfamiliar settings. I would like to apply this wisdom to...