Research continues to confirm the outcomes that really matter for children: executive function, linguistic and cultural fluency, and social-emotional development. Join us this week as Jackie Cossentino explains how the DERS (Developmental Environmental Rating Scale) and MEFS (Minnesota Executive Function Scale) can help our teachers and schools. Jackie oversees the development of evidence-based tools for evaluation, assessment, […]
Jono Landon of Hubbli presented this webinar focusing on the best way to organize information on a website to increase school tours and open house attendance. We also discussed how a website can be used to improve parent engagement and reduce administrative workload.
Join Dr. Michael Dorer as he shares his unique insights on peace in education. Education for peace is essential for building a culture of peace. How can peace become an essential part of your Montessori experience? Everyday practices and regular attention on activities of peace can establish a community of peace in every Montessori classroom, […]
Join Michael Bornn, Head of School, native Virgin Islander with over 25 years in operational leadership, financial management and construction oversight. Hear his story of preparation and recovery from two major hurricanes less than one year ago. There are lessons for all of us in preparing for the inevitable as well as the unexpected!
In this webinar, Jono Landon from Hubbli, focused on strategic ways of using school management technology to substantially reduce office paperwork and free up hours from the drudgery of the daily, remedial, school office busy-work. He also talked about a manageable, and incremental approach for transitioning a school from old-school management processes to the most […]
Michael Dorer discusses the characteristics that define Montessori programs.
Join Jono Landon as he shares his passion for simplifying parent engagement. Here’s what we’ll cover in this webcast: 1. How to use each communication tool the right way so that parents read your messages and are informed. 2. How to centralize all of the communication tools into one simple system so that you don’t have to learn and manage contacts and tasks in multiple […]
<br Join our panel as we continue this discussion. This week we’ll focus on the critical elements of evaluation as a supportive growth cycle. We’ll explore what it means to “manage by wandering around” and exactly what it is were looking for. Are you implementing a meaningful system of staff support, development, and evaluation? We […]
Join our panel as we discuss this essential element of effective leadership. How do we create a meaningful system of staff support, development, and evaluation? We will explore using Montessori aligned principles to ensure our staff and faculty get the important feedback they deserve!
IMC Executive Director, Kathy Leitch, discusses the IMC’s new Leadership Network. This is an additional way that leaders of member schools can engage in ongoing support and professional development. We know that Heads can feel isolated with many competing priorities and decisions. Hear about what we have in mind and let us know your needs […]
Dr. Montessori paved the way for eternal optimism and reminds us why we engage in the purposeful work of serving children, families, teachers, schools, and organizations. This week, Tim Seldin, Kathy Leitch and Jonathan Wolf will facilitate a discussion on setting intentions for the new year. As we look forward to 2018 in the Montessori world-wide […]