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  • September 08, 2011 2:07 PM | Nancy NDCWebDesign (Administrator)

    New Geiger magnet school has been designed from the ground up to suit a hands-on educational style.

    Daily Journal of Commerce article By Stephen Murakami, Hutteball & Oremus Architecture.  Click here to read the full article.

  • July 26, 2011 2:21 AM | Nancy NDCWebDesign (Administrator)

    Contact: Diana Mamerto Holz
    Phone:  (253) 833-7010

    Come see our classrooms for ages 1-6 years on Thursday, July 28th or Wednesday, August 3rd from 6-8pm. On August 3rd, our elementary location will be open to tour as well. Our address is 1116 Harvey Rd in Auburn. Visit our website at www.GRmontessori.com

     

  • July 11, 2011 9:28 PM | Dee Hirsch (Administrator)
    Dr. Pat Feltin is stepping down as Head of School at Eton School in June 2012. I have been retained to manage the school's search for a new Head.  Pat leaves big shoes to fill, and we are making every effort to recruit experienced Montessori educators.  Please read this Eton Position Statement.  In addition, if there are educators whom you think I should contact directly, please let me know.
    Tracy Bennett
    tracyrbennett1@gmail.com
  • June 24, 2011 3:37 PM | Nancy NDCWebDesign (Administrator)

    MACTE accredited Montessori Teacher Education Programs at Spring Valley Montessori School, starting in September 2011. Dedicated to Excellence in Education since 1951.

    EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION (ages 2.5 - 6) Tuesdays 2:30 pm - 9:00 pm

    ELEMENTARY EDUCATION (ages 6 - 12 complete Elementary spectrum) Saturdays 8:30 am - 5 pm

    Please contact: Spring Valley Montessori, Federal Way, WA.
    e-mail: justus @springvalley.org
    web: www.springvalley.org

  • June 07, 2011 1:24 PM | Nancy NDCWebDesign (Administrator)

    Introduction and preparation for the support personnel in the Montessori Infant, Toddler and Early Childhood Environments

    20 Hours of Initial STARS Training

    Thursday, September 22, 2011 5-8pm
    Saturday, September 24, 2011 8-5pm
    Saturday, October 1, 2012 8-5pm
    Please note, we will only be taking 1/2 hour lunches on Saturday's

    Early Bird Special $200.00 by September 9, 2011
    Late registration: $225.00 (space available)

    Presented by: Tammy Oesting & Juliana Fitts

    Location: Woodinville Montessori School, Bothell Campus, 19102 North Creek Parkway, Suite 100, Bothell, WA 98011

    PROGRAM
    In this introductory interactive workshop series we will cover: Montessori Philosophy; Child Growth and Development; Health and Safety; Maintaining the Montessori Environment; Overview and Observation; and How to be a Professional Support Team Member. Topics are specific for the Infant, Toddler and Early Childhood classrooms and are designed as an introduction into the Montessori Classroom.

    Stars Hours: Successful completion of this workshop will earn the participant 20 hours of initial STARS training. Please bring your STARS number with you on the first day of class if you would like to receive STARS hours.

    REGISTRATION & INQUIRIES
    contact Kristen Richter: Email: krichter@meipn.org
    Registration form available online at www.meipn.org

  • May 25, 2011 11:44 PM | Dee Hirsch (Administrator)
    The Current Board invites participation by more members in our 2011-12 year.  We are meeting at a planning retreat Wednesday, July 6.  We are eager to bring more talents to our Events, Communications, and Outreach activities.  PNMA Members who wish to be more involved as Volunteers or Board Members are encouraged to CONTACT US with your name and a statement of interest.

    Updates and announcements about Board meetings are to be found on the PNMA Leadership page.
  • May 16, 2011 12:34 PM | Nancy NDCWebDesign (Administrator)

    2 DAY EVENT

    July 9- 9AM-3PM
    July 10-9AM- 12 noon

    8 STARS Curriculum Credits
    Location- Spring Valley Montessori School
    36605 Pacific Hwy. South
    Federal Way, WA 98003
    Presenter- Joseph Weisnewski
    Fee $125

    This is a special music workshop for non-musical teachers. Teachers already comfortable with music will find additional techniques to use in the classroom. No musical performance ability is required to succeed.

    Contact Joseph Weisnewski, weisnewski@mac.com, (425)-455-9562.

    Two Ways to register:

  • May 13, 2011 2:31 PM | Nancy NDCWebDesign (Administrator)

    EARN 16 STARS HOURS PLUS ONE COLLEGE CREDIT!

    Class meets June 15th, 22nd and 29th from 6:00-9:15pm and two Saturdays, June 18th and 25th from 9:30am-12:30pm. The evening sessions are held on campus at Green River Community College. The Saturday "workshops" will be held at Green River Montessori School in Auburn. Tuition is funded by the Department of Early Learning (Building Bridges). A $25.00 lab fee is required and covers all supplies. Email Diana Holz at dholz@greenriver.edu for registration form.

  • May 07, 2011 10:21 AM | Dee Hirsch (Administrator)

    To:  Department of Early Learning’s listserv community

    From:  Department of Early Learning Communications Team

    What:  Draft 2011-2013 Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) plan online now.

    For questions/comments: ccdf@del.wa.gov

    The Department of Early Learning (DEL) has posted the draft 2011-2013 Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) plan on our website at:

    www.del.wa.gov/publications/research/docs/CCDFPlanDraftforPublicComment12-13.pdf

    This plan is still in draft form and is subject to changes from input at DEL public hearings on May 9 in Kent and May 11 in Moses Lake, as well as an online webinar on May 12. For more information about these hearings, visit www.del.wa.gov/government/CCDF

    If you have comments, please attend one of the public hearings or send your comments to ccdf@del.wa.gov by May 27, 2011. The final plan is due on July 1, 2011.

    The DEL-NEWS listserv is a collection of news and announcements from the Washington State Department of Early Learning to members of the broader early learning community and interested parties. DEL is a Governor’s Cabinet-level state agency created in 2006 to bring heightened visibility and focus to early learning and help all Washington children reach their full potential. For more information, visit the DEL website at www.del.wa.gov.

  • May 01, 2011 4:26 PM | Dee Hirsch (Administrator)
    Montessori program with 3 to 6 year olds in current class with one teacher is offered for sale. Call 253-686-4353

 

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