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An incredible Montessori foundation for children and an inspirational resource for teachers and parents.

An incredible Montessori foundation for children and an inspirational resource for teachers and parents.
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Location:

United States

Description:

An incredible Montessori foundation for children and an inspirational resource for teachers and parents.

Twitter:

@baandek

Language:

English

Contact:

(605) 271-9945


Episodes

Episode 100 - One Small Change

8/15/2019
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Our One-Hundredth episode celebrates one of our favorite times of year -- back to school! What are you looking forward to this school year? (even if you're not in school!)

Duration:00:11:02

Episode 99 - Saying "No" With Love

7/18/2019
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"No" is pretty unpleasant. We don't like to hear it, we don't enjoy saying it, it's just, no pun intended, pretty negative. Can we re-frame no? Is it even necessary?

Duration:00:10:53

Episode 98 - When Children Ask "Why?"

7/4/2019
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Children ask about a zillion questions. How can we possibly answer them all?

Duration:00:09:59

Episode 97 - Observing Without Judgement

5/30/2019
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Our task is to Observe without Judgement. We can't imagine judging a child, so can this really be so hard?

Duration:00:07:37

Episode 96 - Summer With Children

5/16/2019
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Summer is coming! Some of us are thrilled, some are anxious, some are, well, a bit of both. How can we make the most of these next three months?

Duration:00:08:02

Episode 95 - Interview With Zoe Paul

5/2/2019
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Zoe Paul of Sage Montessori and Studio Montessori shares her story in this interview.

Duration:00:33:17

Episode 94 - Celebrating Earth Day with Children

4/18/2019
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Earth Day is celebrated around the world on April 22nd. What's a Montessori way to participate in a joyful, learning-filled, relationship-building way?

Duration:00:05:16

Episode 93 - Dressing For Success

4/4/2019
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Clothing is necessary, but also a moment for independence and for self-expression. How can we help our children be successful with dressing, and create a bit more ease in our day?

Duration:00:08:56

Episode 92 - Montessori And Minimalism

3/21/2019
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Montessori and Minimalism so naturally go together. Minimalism is becoming increasingly popular, with "The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up" by Marie Kondo from a few years ago and her new Netflix show. Many of us want to have less and enjoy more. How do we get there? Is minimalism possible with children. Montessori parent and minimalist Cassie shares her story in this interview.

Duration:00:43:42

Episode 91 - Trusting The Inner Voice

3/7/2019
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We live in a time when information is readily available. We can find the answer to any question, just as soon as we ask. But with all the noise of opinions, we still have to listen to the most important voice: our own.

Duration:00:07:12

Episode 90 - Kindergarten

2/21/2019
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We had a lovely conversation with parents who chose to keep their children in Montessori for Kindergarten, about what that decision-making process was like, some observations they've made since having their child in a Montessori setting, and if they had any thoughts they'd share with families considering Kindergarten year Montessori. Staying in your Primary classroom or starting your new Elementary school for Kindergarten is a huge choice, with so many factors. We hope this family's story...

Duration:00:35:42

Episode 89 - Education For Life

2/7/2019
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It's the time of year when we're wondering what to do about the upcoming year, an especially challenging question for parents whose children will be eligible for Kindergarten. How do you make that choice?

Duration:00:03:47

Episode 88 - "Do As I Say Not As I Do" Never Works

1/24/2019
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"Do as I say, not as I do" Never Works. We've all heard the phrase, "Do as I say, not as I do." The challenge is, while our intentions are good, this idea isn't helpful for children.

Duration:00:10:22

Episode 87 - Interview With Jesse McCarthy

1/3/2019
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Here's an interview with Jesse McCarthy from the blog MontessoriEducation.com

Duration:00:31:45

Episode 86 - Songs At Baan Dek 2

12/20/2018
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Are you looking for a few new songs? This episode includes ideas for how we choose songs to sing with children, as well as five songs you might or might not be familiar with. Happy Listening!

Duration:00:07:32

Episode 85 - Interview With Pamela Green

12/6/2018
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Pamela Green of Ananda Montessori shares her story, experience, and an exciting upcoming project.

Duration:00:24:37

Episode 84 - Travel With Children

11/19/2018
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This time of year can be full of travel. Here are a few of our favorite tips for enjoying, rather than stressing, travel with children.

Duration:00:05:28

Episode 83 - Celebrating Holidays With Children

11/8/2018
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Over the next several months, there are so many holidays and special occasions. How do we help children through these joyful, and sometimes stressful events? Due to your feedback, this episode includes tips for all ages, not just those under six! Thanks for the notes, they help us be better! (Spoiler alert: the next episode will be about travel with young children, and will be live just a bit early.)

Duration:00:06:53

Episode 82 - Interview With Simone Davies

10/25/2018
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The Toddler Whisperer herself, Simone Davies of The Montessori Notebook and The Montessori Toddler, joins us in this episode about toddlers and specifically about tantrums and challenging behaviors.

Duration:00:26:09

Episode 81 - Should Be to Could Be

10/11/2018
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This is the sequel to Episode 80 - Should in Montessori. How do we turn from "should be" to "could be?"

Duration:00:08:48