child development – Casa di Mir Montessori

7 Essential Life Skills for Children: The Keys to Successful Transitions

By Wanda Whitehead I am often struck by how often questions from parents focus on two key things: testing and homework. Both of these have become known to be the least important indicators of joyful learning and success… Read More

Bringing Out the Best in Your Child

By Wanda Whitehead Growth Versus Fixed Mindset: How to Help Children Become Strong, Resilient Thinkers In Mind in the Making: The Seven Essential Life Skills Every Child Needs, author Ellen Galinsky, identifies the ability to take on challenges… Read More

Run, Jump, Play, Grow that Brain!

By Wanda Whitehead Physical movement has been a brain changer from the time of early humans to our children today. Throwing a ball, jumping, playing with clay, or dancing to a favorite tune are all brain developers for kids…. Read More