News Archive

November 26, 2013 by Charles Terranova, Curriculum Coordinator

Featured Column: The Four Planes of Development (Part 2)

In the fall, I presented to parents on the topic of the Four Planes of Development. Originally conceived by Maria Montessori as a graphic, the Four Planes of Development represents an essential Montessori principle: the idea of sensitive periods. A pioneer of this theory, Maria Montessori... » read more
November 19, 2013 by Dr. Ingrid Tucker

Head's Column, November 19, 2013

Greetings CMS Families, I hope that all is well within your hearts and souls. It has been a while since I have had an opportunity to connect with you through this medium. I missed the connection, even if virtual. It is imperative that I share the platform with other Cambridge Montessori leaders so... » read more
November 12, 2013 by Kyla Graves, Director of Development

Featured Column: What's Developing in Development?

The Development Office is a busy place this time of year. If you are a parent of the school, you should have received a letter in the mail asking you to make a gift to the CMS Fund. Each year, the Development Office asks folks connected to Cambridge Montessori to consider a gift to the school’s... » read more
November 05, 2013 by Charles Terranova, Curriculum Coordinator

Featured Column: The Four Planes of Development

During the September and October Parent Forums I presented to parents on the topic of The Four Planes of Development. Originally conceived by Maria Montessori as a graphic, The Four Planes of Development represents an essential Montessori principle: the idea of sensitive periods. A pioneer on this... » read more
October 15, 2013 by By Laura Russ, Chair, Campus and Facilities Committee

Featured Column: Campus and Facilities Plans

Dear CMS Community,  I'm writing as the Chair of the CMS Committee on Campus and Facilities.  We are a Committee created by the Board of Trustees and are made-up of Trustees and non-Trustees.  Last week, Ingrid and I held a series of meetings with faculty, staff,... » read more
October 10, 2013 by Dr. Ingrid Tucker

Head's Corner, October 10, 2013

Greetings CMS Families,   I trust that you are well and enjoying the week. The pace of the beginning of the school year is often frenetic. Every week has been eventful. In just a little over a month, we have already hosed a Popsicle party, curriculum nights in all three programs,... » read more
October 02, 2013 by Dr. Ingrid Tucker

Head's Corner, October 2, 2013

I hope that your weekend was everything you hoped for and more.   I had the pleasure of traveling to Philadelphia, “the city of brotherly love,” to hang out with my sister for some sisterly love. My sister and BFF is three years my senior but everyone thinks I am the eldest.  When I... » read more
September 25, 2013 by Dr. Ingrid Tucker

Head's Corner, September 25, 2013

Greetings CMS Families, I hope that you had a wonderful weekend.  It was a busy weekend for CMS.  We had a successful donor event on Saturday evening in Harvard Square and participated in the Life is Good Festival with three other Montessori schools all day both... » read more
September 17, 2013 by Dr. Ingrid Tucker

Head's Corner, September 17, 2013

Greetings CMS Families, I hope that you had a great weekend! We completed our first full week of school and are already in a rhythm. We ended the week with a CMS tradition, the Popsicle Party.  Despite torrential rain that fell exactly at the time the party was scheduled to begin, we managed... » read more
September 10, 2013 by Dr. Ingrid Tucker

Head's Corner, September 10, 2013

Greetings CMS Families, I hope that your first week at CMS last week was everything you hoped it would be and more.  As parents, we yearn for summer vacation so that we can spend quality time with our families, enjoy a more relaxed schedule and take advantage of doing all... » read more
 
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