The Montessori Observer

 

This four page newsletter is mailed four (4) times each year to Society members throughout the world. The Society will send a free sample to anyone upon request (provide your street address for mailing). The Observer provides substantive pratical knowledge about Montessori teaching, and current news and information about the progress of the IMS work on behalf the "new education" throughout the world

 


Recent Issues

May, 2016 - Be Friendly, Get Acquainted
Here, The main study topic invites the reader to learn about the protocol "Be Friendly, Get Acquainted." This is one of the twenty guideposts to keep your Montessori taching in harmony with the laws of nature. Other articles include using IMS Montessori concerning "Bully Victim Solutions" and "Getting up in the Morning." The Moment of Peril column deals with "Using Sandpaper Letters." Included also are articles about two recognized IMS Montessori schools, Greenville Montessori School (Allen, Texas) and Folsom Montessori Learning Center (Folsom, Louisana)
March, 2016 - Don't Interrupt Concentration
In This issue, the protocol "Don't Interrupt Concentration" is presented in detail. Included also is a discussion of experiments in applying "true natural" philosophy of "social conflict at home" is analyzed from the perspective of using the IMS technology to bring about an effective solution.
November, 2015 - Eye Contact before Talking
This issue includes a careful examination of the Montessori teaching protocol, "eye contact before Talking", and how it applies to resolve many problematic situations with children. Included also is a meeting with representatives from Nepal to discuss the IMS "Character Teaching" project. In addition, there is an analysis of the issue of "power struggle" and how to resolve it using the IMS technology.
Next issue is September, 2016 featuring the IMS protocol "Enhance Independence"
Back Issues of the Montessori Observer
VOL. I - VOL. VI -- 1980-85: Contact the Society for full listing of titles. 
VOL. VII, 1986
No. 1 - Fantasy
No. 2 - Pain
No. 3 - Independence
No. 4 - Harmony
No. 5 - Social Life
No. 6 - Discipline
VOL. VII, 1987
No. I - Interest
No. 2 - Education
No. 3 - Language
No. 4 - Imagination
No. 5 - Movement
No. 6 - Completion
VOL. IX, 1988
No. 1 - Truth
No. 2 - Faith
No. 3 - Rewards and Punishment
No. 4 - Will
No. 5 - Character
No. 6 - Progress
VOL. X, 1989
No. 1 - Cooperation
No. 2 - Authority
No. 3 - Maturity
No. 4 - Completion
No. 5 - Control of Error
No.6 - Lesson Presentation
VOL. XI, 1990
No. 1 - Relationship
No. 2 - Unity
No. 3 - Knowledge
No, 4 - Expectations
No. 5 - Danger
No. 6 - Purpose
VOL. XII, 1991
No. I - Community
No. 2 - Vision
No. 3 - Controlling the Adult Personality
No. 4 - Child's Personality
VOL. XIII, 1992
No. 1 - Attention
No. 2 - Hope
No. 3 - Happiness
No. 4 - Memory
VOL. XIV, 1993
No. 1 - Individuality
No. 2 - Confusion
No. 3 - Abandonment
No. 4 - Psychology
VOL. XV, 1994
No. 1 - Positive Attitude
No. 2 - Learning
No. 3 - Responsibility
No. 4 - Experience
VOL. XVI, 1995
No. 1 - Power
No. 2 - Adaptation
No. 3 - Imitation
No. 4 - Thinking
VOL. XVII, 1996
No. 1 - Habit
No. 2 - Inner Preparation
No. 3 - Persistence
No. 4 - Control
VOL. XVIII, 1997
No. 1 - Politics
No. 2 - Change
No. 3 - Peace
No. 4 - Possessive Instinct
VOL. XIX, 1998
No. 1 - Balance
No. 2 - Action
No. 3 - Morality
No. 4 - Trust
VOL. XX, 1999
No. 1 - Strength
No. 2 - Maturity
No. 3 - Instinct
No. 4 - Laws
VOL. XXI, 2000
No. 1 - Help
No. 2 - Mystery
No. 3 - Correcting Error
No. 4 - Development
VOL. XXII, 2001
No. 1 - Reason
No. 2 - Ideas
No. 3 - Magic
No. 4 - Cause
VOL. XXIII, 2002
No. 1 - Obedience
No. 2 - Laws of Nature
No. 3 - Faults and Errors
No. 4 - Repression
VOL. XXIV, 2003
No. 1 - Repetition
No. 2 - New Humanity
No. 3 - Judgment
No. 4 - Inner Guidance

VOL. XXV, 2004
No. 1 - Practical LIfe
No. 2 - Science
No. 3 - Absorbent Mind
No. 4 - Human Nature

VOL. XXVI, 2005
No. 1 - Environment
No. 2 -The Child
No. 3 - Technology

VOL. XXVII, 2006
No. 1 - Techniques
No. 2 -Well Being of Total Environment
No. 3 - Solving Misbehavior
No. 4 -
Least Amount of Adult Involvement

VOL. XXVIII, 2007
No. 1 - Social Conflict
No. 2 - Sensorial Introduction
No. 3 - Misbehavior Patterns
No. 4 - Character Teaching
VOL. XXVIIII, 2008
No. 1 - Beginning Conditions
No. 2 - Scanning and Supervision
No. 3 - Verbal Techniques
No. 4 - Scientific Education
VOL. XXX, 2009
No. 1 - Home School Relations
No. 2 - Using Technology With Adults
No. 3 - Context and Content
No. 4 - Patient Waiting
VOL. XXXI, 2010
No. 1 - Power Struggles
No. 2 - Distraction
No. 3 - Nomenclature
No. 4 - Perceptual Mistakes
VOL. XXXII, 2011
No. 1 - Personality Projections
No. 2 - Clear Direction
No. 3 - Polishing the Environment
No. 4 - Safe Words
VOL. XXXIII, 2012
No. 1 - Mistakes
No. 2 - Thoughts
No. 3 - Cosmic Education
No. 4 - Eye Contact
VOL. XXXIV, 2013
No. 1 - Proximity
No. 2 - Reflective Language
No. 3 - Questioning
No. 4 - Cooperative Touching
VOL. XXXIV, 2014
No. 1 - Imagination Previsioning
No. 2 - Basis of Interest
No. 3 - No Negative Attention to Misbehavior
No. 4 - Present Moment
VOL. XXXVI, 2015
No. 1 - No Rules for Children
No. 2 - Don't Correct Child
No. 3 - Model Good Behavior
No. 4 - Eye Contact before talking
VOL. XXXVII, 2016
No. 1 - Don't Interrupt Concentration
No. 2 - Be Friendly Get Acquainted
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