FOUNDATION THEORY

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.

VENUE:
                 Indooroopilly Montessori Children’s House
                 68 Kate Street, Indooroopilly  QLD

DATES & TIMES:
                 7 October 2017              9am – 4pm

COST:
                 All attendees  $130

TO REGISTER FOR THIS WORKSHOP CLICK HERE

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