Local Car Seat Event

Is Your Car Seat Installed Correctly??
73% of Child Safety Seats are used INCORRECTLY; almost 3 out of 4!
Good News!!!!
Car Seat Inspection/Education Event
Your Car Seat will be Inspected by a Certified Child Passenger Safety Technician
Saturday April 1, 2017
9:00am to 1:00pm (By Appointment Only)
Parking Lot at Children’s Advocacy Center of Collin County
2205 Los Rios Blvd, Plano Texas 75074
To Schedule an Appointment Contact
Tiffany Tepper at ttepper@family-compass.org or Call 214-370-9810
 
Do Not Pass Up This Opportunity!
Protect Your Child’s Safety while Providing Yourself Peace of Mind.
Important:
Child and Current Car Seat MUST be present for Inspection!!!
Hosted by Family Compass
Child Abuse Prevention & Awareness Month

A little bit about Dr. Maria Montessori

Dr. Maria Montessori is the founder of the Montessori theory the we here at Healthy Beginnings Montessori House hold so dear.  If you do not know about this remarkable women here is a link that can give you a glimpse into her life and accomplishments.  http://www.montessoriservices.com/ideas-insights/maria-montessori-what-you-may-not-know

Autonomy and Self Sufficiency

One of the key concepts of the Montessori philosophy is creating an environment that gives ample opportunities that promote autonomy.  Here is a great article, (originally shared by our Pear Class), about how one family accomplishes this undertaking, http://www.chicagotribune.com/lifestyles/sc-raising-self-sufficient-kids-family-0131-20170127-story.html.

Podcast: “Montessori Schools: They’re Not Just for Rich White Kids Anymore”

“When Maria Montessori developed a new teaching method for society’s “lost” children in the early 1900s, she had no idea it would become one of the go-to ways rich white parents educate their toddlers. But now, public urban Montessori schools are catching on in a big way and challenging some deeply held beliefs about how urban kids should be educated.”

How Investing In Preschool Beats The Stock Market, Hands Down

Children are the future of America, but they are also the future of your family, and where it starts is in their education. This article will give you a better understanding of the “personalized education” your children receive from a Montessori school and why investing in them matters.

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Montessori, Why Not?

Healthy Beginnings Montessori

Article Credit: http://mariovalle.name/montessori/why-not.html

I choose a Montessori school for my son almost as an act of faith. At that time my knowledge of the method was null, besides having heard of small chairs and colored beads. But seeing my son happy day after day encouraged me to study and deepen the Montessori’s ideas. What I had discovered astonished me as a father and as a scientist. As a father, I found how children are really respected and prepared for the future. As a scientist, I found solid scientific foundations for everything Maria Montessori proposed.

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