Tag Archives: childcare

It Takes a Village….

    At one point or another, I am sure you have heard the phrase, It takes a village to raise a child- I have never believed in that statement more than I do after last week. Last Tuesday I was doing … Continue reading

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Administrator Training has begun!

Our administrators training started last Thursday the 27th. We are in the middle of our lessons on Montessori philosophy and everyone seems to be very interested in what we are doing. Today we will give presentations based on what we … Continue reading

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My Montessori Beginning

  What a fantastic start to summer we have had at Weinacker’s! If you keep up with us on FaceBook or Twitter you may have noticed some of our recent posts about all the training our teachers have been experiencing. … Continue reading

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AMS Administrator’s Credential Course Scheduled

  Administrators Course Scheduled AMS Administrator’s Credential Course Hello again everyone!  I have another VERY EXCITING announcement to make.  Houston Montessori Center has agreed to partner with us in offering the Administrator’s Credential Course at our training center in Mobile … Continue reading

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Summer Training Schedule

  Summer Training Scheduled Infant/Toddler and Early Childhood (3-6) Teacher Credential Courses Hello everyone!  As you may know, we sponsored the Early Childhood Teacher Credential Course last year and the students are now nearing the end of their practicums.  The … Continue reading

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2013 US Chamber of Commerce Blue Ribbon Finalist

Weinacker’s Montessori School is excited to  be named a Blue Ribbon Small Business Award® winner for the year 2012 by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.  To be recognized as one of 100 Blue Ribbon winners by the United States Chamber … Continue reading

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WMS Wins People’s Choice Award!

Weinacker’s Montessori School was recently chosen by the readers of Lagniappe as the Best Nursery School in the Mobile Bay area.  Lagniappe is a regional newspaper that specializes in current events and editorials covering topics of interest.  It has a … Continue reading

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Our Spanish Immersion Classroom at Hillcrest.

Spanish Immersion Class:  We will begin a Spanish immersion classroom at the 3 to 6 year-old level this fall at our school site on Hillcrest Road.  Please read below for a list of questions that have been presented and the … Continue reading

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Weinacker’s Hosts AMS Teacher Training.

Teaching Training:  Beginning July 9, 2012 Weinacker’s Montessori School will be hosting American Montessori Society (AMS) training for teachers of children at the 3-6 year-old level.  We have listed some questions and answers below to provide insight into the scope … Continue reading

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How Can We Treat Children With Respect?

How often have we been offended, as adults, by the well meaning and kind-hearted person who, as we were leaving their shop, offered the words for all to hear “Thanks, Sweetie.”  As most of us shrink and try to regain … Continue reading

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