7 Tips for Raising Helpful Children

Perhaps you have seen this and been very impressed: A parent is working on a task, like cleaning up a room, and their young child begins helping them without being asked. The fact that you are surprised by what you are seeing is not unusual. Unfortunately, not all children are helpful. For parents whose children…

Montessori School Routines and Expectations

WHY IT’S VITAL TO SET SOCIAL EXPECTATIONS AND MONTESSORI SCHOOL ROUTINES WITH CHILDREN One of the cornerstones of Montessori education is that it teaches children important life skills, including how to interact with others in a kind and polite way. Montessori students learn at a young age that they are expected to say “please” and…