Have you heard of Montessori? Maybe it's that pre-school your little sister went to? It's the pre-school my little sister went to and I remember being jealous as a kid because her pre-school was so much different and better than mine. The Montessori philosphy on childhood development has been known for years for it's successful outcomes with kids. According to Wikipedia, "Montessori education is an educational approach developed by Italian physician and educator Maria Montessori and characterized by an emphasis on independence, freedom within limits, and respect for a child’s natural psychological, physical, and social development."
Tonight's guest, Jeanne-Marie Paynel founder of Voila Montessori, brings the Montessori principles to her clients and helps them to create physical environments that are conducive to a child's development. Working with children from birth to age 6, Jeanne-Marie has some incredible tips on how you can create spaces for your child to thrive. She will walks us through the stages of development and activities supportive at each stage. She will also provide tips on communication and discipline. Tune in to find out more!
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