Peace in the Montessori Classroom
This workshop will explore nourishing the spirit of the child and the classroom through peace education. Classroom materials, activities, and supporting language from each circle of the Montessori Flower of Peace model will be demonstrated. Methods for helping children achieve successful outcomes in the awareness of self, community, culture, and environment will be highlighted. Come and discover practical daily applications to cultivate peace in your classroom.
Vickie Turnamian is an AMS-credentialed (early childhood) Lead Teacher at West End Montessori School. She is an Instructor for the Virginia Center for Montessori Studies and is a certified Positive Discipline Teacher Educator and Positive Discipline Parent Educator.