SPOTLIGHT DR. ANNETTE HAINES Spotlights We have so many nice things to say about Dr. Haines. She’s an inspiration and a guide to so many. We couldn’t be more excited to introduce you to her marvelous mind and her upright, captivating spirit. We hope that the lines of the future of Montessori are drawn by the generous heart of Dr. Haines. We hope you enjoy reading the exchanges as much as we did! #MONTESSORI #SPOTLIGHT
SPOTLIGHT MICHELLE LANE Spotlights When we firsted started Baan Dek, we contacted Michelle Lane for advice. We had followed her pioneering work, and knew she was the type of advocate for education that we wanted to chat with. #montessori
SPOTLIGHT MONTESSORI AND ME Spotlights We are so excited to be featuring a Montessorian from the other side of the planet, Megan Nguyen from Montessori and Me. Megan is Montessori trained at multiple levels and is particularly interested in Montessori philosophy. She is a Montessori mom, directress, and writer. We loved reading her story, and we are sure you will, too. #montessori #spotlight
We’re so excited to Spotlight Grae Baker, Head of School at Austin Montessori School. A Montessori educator and new parent, we were so excited to learn more about him. His words inspired us. #montessori #Spotlight #interview
It is an honor to spotlight Junnifa Uzodike of Nduoma. We love seeing her photos on Instagram and reading about her life with her sweet family in Nigeria. We think you’re going to be equally enamored by her story.
We love the diversity at Baan Dek, and find it to be representative of so many Montessori schools around the world, including the diverse backgrounds of Montessorians. Kathy Roemer is one such Montessorian. The Executive Director of Twin Parks Montessori in New York City, she is boots-on-the-ground and educating a broader community, including speaking at an international business conference. #montessori #spotlight #interview
MONTESSORI SCHOOL OF LOUISVILLE Spotlights We recently had the opportunity to converse with Gregory Dixon, Head of School at the Montessori School of Louisville. We’re very pleased to be able to share with you our correspondence. #montessori #spotlight
SPOTLIGHT CHRISTINE HARRISON Spotlights We have the extreme privilege of introducing you to Christine Harrison. Christine has been involved in Montessori since 1985, and is currently the president of the Montessori Australia Foundation. She is also a member of the Advisory Board of the Association Montessori Internationale.
We are honored to Spotlight Dr. Joyce Pickering, President of American Montessori Society. Dr. Pickering is a pioneer, an advocate, a dedicated Montessorian with a passion for children and for Following the Child. In her own words, read her story here. #montessori #spotlight #interview
SPOTLIGHT LAURA FLORES SHAW Spotlights We’re really pleased to spotlight Laura Flores Shaw, a self-described, “writer, speaker, gadfly,” who is also a therapist, frequent contributor to the Huffington Post, and former Head of School at Oak Knoll Kinderhaus Montessori. #montessori #spotlight #interview