News, information, and announcements from Mr. Trent's Classroom at Charles Ellis Montessori Academy in Savannah, Georgia.
Tuesday, August 20, 2013
MESS Sponsors Lecture: Introduction to Montessori featuring Sanford Jones
Please check out the following press release from the Montessori Education Society of Savannah concerning a wonderful opportunity to learn the basics of the Montessori philosophy from a world-renowned Montessorian.
We are pleased to announce that we are sponsoring a lecture by internationally-known Montessorian Sanford Jones on Tuesday, September 17th. The lecture will be 6:00pm – 7:30pm at the Southwest Chatham Library, by the Savannah Mall.
The topic of the lecture is: “Introduction to Montessori: Understand the Hype and How You Can Apply it at Home.” We invite all interested parties to join us, especially parents, educators, and education students. The lecture is free and open to the public. Adults only please though -childcare will not be provided.
Sanford Jones is known internationally as a Montessori educator, lecturer, and composer. He has made significant contributions to the Montessori movement, including the founding and directing of four schools on the East Coast. He was the founding president of the North American Montessori Teachers Internationale-USA. He currently runs Youth Opera International.