What Parents Don’t Get About Snapchat

Not totally sure what Snapchat is? Here’s a great overview and why parents should be paying attention. By: Diana Graber Co-founder, CyberWise.org: No Grownup Left Behind! and Founder, CyberCivics.com One morning my teenage daughter emerged from her bedroom to ask, “Can you believe what happened in Syria yesterday?” Surprised (and pretty sure she hadn’t secretly […]

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How One 7-Year-Old Is Helping Hundreds of Children Affected by the Flint Water Crisis

For months the residents of Flint, Michigan, were exposed to contaminated water — including as many as 8,000 children who could suffer from brain and nervous system damage for the rest of their lives, according to Vox. Devastating details about the crisis’ origin and the current reality of Flint citizens continue to emerge, but their future […]

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Our Take on Geography

Village Montessori Day School – Geography lessons may evolve from identifying and exploring locations in and parts of our earth by using the continent puzzle maps, then put them into art perspective by tracing, painting and coloring. Altogether, the child learns about his/her place in the world, enhances his/her own creativity and appreciates his/her work […]

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