Archive for: March, 2017

WHEATON MONTESSORI SCHOOL NEWS

The Return of the 1980s!

Sharing 1980s Favorites Leads to Big Winners During our first Grand Opening Celebration, our Auction Committee asked for […]

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Many Happy Returns

The Happy Return… of a Bench. Several years ago, Ms. Dipika’s class decorated a special bench as an […]

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Education for Peace

Education for Peace – Teaching Children Humanity      Maria Montessori focused her work and study of children […]

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Who Cares About Facts if They Can’t THINK?

 “School isn’t about learning anymore; it’s about passing.”   Yesterday, I posted my own thoughts on the quote written […]

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Preschool Spring Session: New Student Enrollment

Wheaton Montessori School Offers New Student Spring Session   Parents who are hoping to enroll their 2- through […]

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The Purpose of Education: Is School About Learning? Or Just Passing?

“School isn’t about learning anymore; it’s about passing.”   Last weekend, this quote popped up in my Facebook […]

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The Impact on the Classroom from a “Big Trip”

Why do we go on the “Big Trips?” A few times a year during a tour with prospective […]

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Student Spotlight: Loretta’s Jr. High Experience

From the Source: Jr. High Education at Wheaton Montessori School Loretta, a Jr. High student in our Adolescent […]

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A Little Thursday Love

From Mrs. Fortun: “A little piece of love found in the lower elementary inbox today.”  

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Enjoying Our Expanded Space

The Expanded Elementary Classroom   While our new preschool (primary) classrooms have received the majority of the attention […]

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Spring Sessions for New Preschoolers

Wheaton Montessori School Offers Preschool Spring Sessions   With the opening of our new building, we are able […]

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Interest in Science – Regardless of Gender

Girls – An Interest in Science from Early Ages   From Mrs. Carrillo:   One of the reasons […]

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