Parent Information Nights are offered throughout the school year and additional resources are also available for parent education. Parents are encouraged to learn about the Montessori program.
Below are a few references and links you might find useful as you begin to explore a Montessori education at Avalon. Speak to us for a recommendation today.
Listen as School Director Sherry VanDerKooi speaks on Newstalk 1010 in April 2020 or visit our next open house – SATURDAY APR. 15/23 10am to noon.
Dr. Montessori’s Own Handbook by Maria Montessori
The Essential Montessori by Elizabeth Hainstock
Montessori Madness: A Parent to Parent Argument for Montessori Education by Trevor Eissler
Montessori – A Modern Approach by Paula Polk Lillard
Montessori Today by Paula Polk Lillard
Practical Parenting by Stanley Shapiro, Karen Skinulis, Richard Skinulis
Health Screening Form for Students
Health Screening Form for Staff
Wood Glen Attestation Form
Beach Campus Attestation Form
Ministry of Health COVID-19 Screening Tool
The Montessori Foundation
Canadian Association of Montessori Teachers
Ministry of Education
North American Montessori Teachers Association
Ontario Federation of Independent Schools
Avalon Children’s Montessori School