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Rolling a Mat, Montessori Style

To most people five months isn’t a very long time. To me, it’s enough. In 2016, I worked with children ages 3 to 6 years old in a private school that specialized in Montessori education. 170 more words


McGill international student claims language barrier within teaching internships

A McGill teaching student is sounding the alarm about a language issue in her program.

Wishing to remain anonymous, the international student said she’s struggling to complete her… 383 more words


Double letters, double fun

Think of some words with double letters… there’s one; letter! Also book, been, running, funny, difficult, will, yellow, rabbit, arrive, cross, getting, travelling, better, dinner. 511 more words

English As A Foreign Language

TESOL 2017

Hey all! The blog will be a little quiet this week (as well as last week…it was spring break!) because I’m heading to Seattle to attend TESOL 2017. 53 more words


Rubber Band Names

The students’ bedazzled their square nail boards in an impromptu craft lesson on Wednesday, December 28, 2016.

Using rubber bands supplied in their “I Love Math” tool box, they were able to spell their names all on their own! 109 more words


You Know, Children Are Like Ants

Welcome back and good evening listeners it is I again your friendly neighborhood Spiderman. You know recently I’ve been contemplating writing these blogs down on paper to have a more physical record of my thought, but I find that I do my best work on the web. 2,308 more words

Life Abroad

Merchandising: a Left-Brain Job or a Right-Brain Job?

Merchandising is a unique function only seen in retailing companies. Working at the core function of a whole organization, a merchandiser, or sometimes called a buyer, 1,166 more words