Cultivating Healthy Eating Habits in Young Children

One of the common challenges parents of toddlers face is encouraging their children to eat the food presented to them. This task, while seemingly simple, involves understanding and respecting the child’s developing sense of independence and preference. A Montessori-inspired approach can offer valuable insights into nurturing healthy eating habits in young children. Understanding Toddler’s Eating…

Understanding Preschool Readiness: Is Your Child Ready?

As parents navigate the early years of their child’s life, one significant milestone is the start of preschool. But the question often arises: When is the right age for a child to begin this new journey? At Brooksfield School, we understand that every child is unique, and readiness for preschool extends beyond just age. This…

Nature as a Classroom: The Importance of Outdoor Education

In an era where digital screens dominate our lives, the importance of outdoor education has become more crucial than ever. This educational approach transcends the confines of traditional classrooms, offering a dynamic environment where nature itself becomes a vibrant learning space. In this article, we explore the multi-faceted benefits of outdoor education and its vital…

Three Ways that Montessori Will Benefit Your Child

The Montessori education was created to help children succeed in their own way, encouraging children to learn through their own natural and creative processes, and absorbing knowledge from their surrounding environment. In the early 20th century, Maria Montessori created the Montessori curriculum in order to cultivate a school environment that encompassed the needs of every…

The Montessori Approach to Behavior Management

Unlike traditional approaches to classroom management and discipline, the Montessori school approach uses thoughtful guidelines to instruct children’s behavior in the classroom and encourage students to make good choices. At Brooksfield School, we work to provide a safe environment for children to express themselves creatively and engage with a dynamic and challenging academic. We incorporate…

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The Montessori Method: a Proven Learning Experience

When education becomes more than a cookie-cutter curriculum, it develops into a true learning experience. The Montessori Method embodies this idea with a proven system used in diverse cultures across the globe. Focusing on a child’s natural curiosity and desire to learn about their world, Montessori programs create a learning environment like no other. Developed…