7 OCTOBER 2017
Invitation to Montessori Institute Students, Parents and other interested members of the Community to attend a Foundation Theory Workshop.
The one day workshop will provide a theoretical overview of Montessori Theory and Philosophy.
Some of the topics to be covered are:
- Introduction to Montessori Education
- Maria Montessori’s life and Influences
- Montessori Principles, Features and Aims
- Myths and Misconceptions
- The Absorbent Mind and Sensitive Periods
- Four Planes of Development
- Human Tendencies
- Preparing the Environment
- The Hand and Independence
- Preparation and Role of the Teacher
- Discipline and Normalisation
- Freedom and Limits
- Rewards and Punishments
The presenter, Dr. Eva Nislev, has worked with many different age groups, from early childhood to mature age students. Her experience draws on a wide variety of roles ranging from Montessori centre director, university lecturer and tutor, workshop presenter and education consultant to a number of different tertiary organisations. She has presented at Montessori conferences both in Australia and overseas. Eva holds a PhD, MEd. (early childhood), Dip.Teach (infants/primary), Cert. Special Ed., Dip.Ed Montessori (MWEI (Aust) 3-9yrs), Dip.Children’s Services. In addition to her roles as teacher educator and educational consultant, Eva has worked in a variety of environments, including state schools, special education schools, TAFE, university, Montessori early childhood programs, and various government departments.
Indooroopilly Montessori Children’s House
68 Kate Street, Indooroopilly QLD
DATES & TIMES:
7 October 2017 9am – 4pm
All attendees $130
TO REGISTER FOR THIS WORKSHOP CLICK HERE