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Architectural Drawings of Young Minds

Our centre has been designed to standout both through our system of teaching and also through our building design. Young Minds ELC is a modern facility featuring natural environments that children will love to be around.


Young Minds Early Learning Centre coming soon to Geelong!

Welcome to the Blog page of Young Minds ELC. We are a brand new, purpose-built childcare centre and kindergarten opening in South Geelong, Victoria in late 2015. 84 more words


Reading, writing, and arithmetic

Parents want to give their children as many advantages as they can, and this starts with the choice of preschool. Montessori preschool has been proven to prepare children better for elementary school in the area of the three “Rs” (reading, writing, and arithmetic).

Montessori and Jamberry Nails - Match Made in Teacher Heaven

My daughter goes to the local Montessori school (I’ve raved about it pretty rabidly here before), and the end of the year is coming up.  Normally, I stress at the end of the year about teacher gifts that are personal and will actually get used.   336 more words

Your first day as a teacher - the realities - what to expect

The realities of the classroom

For those of you that are new teachers like we all once were, this article is aimed at helping you navigate through the first day in the classroom. 1,142 more words

Alternative Education

The First and The Last.

Sigh times infinity.

My best girl cooked her *sniffle* LAST *sniffle sniffle* hot *sniffle honk* lunch at Villa di Maria Montessori School last week.

FYI:  The planning, preparation and execution of a Montessori elementary hot lunch is a coveted experience- you can read more here (a previous “Anyhooo… post) for some of the incredible positive goings-on in the world of Montessori… 353 more words