PLD 3-6 Years: Building Social Cohesion – the Montessori way!

Come to this workshop to learn about classroom management in our Montessori environments.  This workshop will have a good mixture of theory and practical work, so come prepared to role play and share your ideas.  You will gain an understanding of why we do what we do and how to do it and align to your context and the priorities of your community. 
Date: March, April and May 2021
Location: Wellington, Auckland, Bay of Plenty, Christchurch and Dunedin

Come to this workshop to learn about classroom management in our Montessori environments.  This workshop will have a good mixture of theory and practical work, so come prepared to role play and share your ideas.  You will gain an understanding of why we do what we do and how to do it and align to your context and the priorities of your community. 

Linking to He Māpuna te Tamaiti

The second part of the workshop will link Grace and Courtesy to He Māpuna te Tamaiti and what to do next in your assessment and planning.   

There will be an opportunity to begin an Internal Evaluation on classroom management and link this to the ERO document Te Ara Poutama and of course our Montessori Journey to Excellence (MJ2Ex): Te Ara Ki Huhuatanga: Essential Elements.

Learnings

You will leave this workshop:

  • with an understanding of Grace and Courtesy – what it is and how we do present it in our environments
  • able to link Grace and Courtesy to He Māpuna te tamaiti and MJ2Ex: Te Ara Ki Huhuatanga: Essential Elements.
  • with a plan from now on for your classroom management 
  • having begun your Internal Evaluation and your next steps

Locations and Times:

  • Wellington  Saturday 6 March 2021
  • Bay of Plenty Saturday 20 March 2021
  • Auckland Saturday 10 April 2021  Little Star Montessori, 21 Buisson Glade, West Harbour.
  • Christchurch Saturday 8 May 2021
  • Dunedin Saturday 22 May 2021

Time:  9.00 am – 4.00 pm

Food:  To enable us to keep the price of this workshop as low as possible we ask you to bring your own lunch.  Morning and afternoon tea will be provided along with tea and coffee.

Registration Fee:

  • MANZ Member school staff $145
  • MANZ Individual member $185
  • Full registration $285

If this sounds interesting to you, then we invite you to register today and join us for this inspiring workshop.

Facilitator

Kerry Pratchett is a Professional Practice Leader with BestStart. She supports centres with compliance, curriculum and internal evaluation.  She enjoys helping kaiako to identify their teaching philosophy and helps them to bring this to life.  

Kerry has a Bachelor of education, a Post Graduate Certificate in Education and a Montessori Diploma (AMI).  Previous to her current role she worked at Wā Ora Montessori School.  

Kerry is passionate about ensuring that kaiako prepare the best environment for tamariki.  Part of this preparation is ensuring that kaiako are ready for their day and teach with intention.  

“He pai te tirohanga ki nga  mahara mo nga ra pahemo engari ka puta te maramatanga I runga I te titiro whakamua”

It’s fine to have recollections of the past, but wisdom comes from being able to prepare opportunities for the future.

PLD 3-6 Years: Building Social Cohesion – the Montessori way!

Date: March, April and May 2021
Time: 9.00 am - 4.00 pm
City: Wellington, Auckland, Bay of Plenty, Christchurch and Dunedin

One Day registration fee

Full Registration: $285
MANZ School Member: $145
MANZ Individual Member: $185
Register and Join MANZ as Individual Member: $250
Register and Join MANZ as Student Member: $220

More info on the Registration Types

Full Registration Rate
The full registration rates are for delegates who are not eligible for MANZ member rates.

MANZ School, Organisation and Student Member Special Rate
If your early learning service or kura is a member of MANZ, all your staff and parents receive a special school member rate. If your organisation is a member of MANZ one person will receive this member rate. Student members of MANZ can also register for this rate.

MANZ Individual Member Special Rate
If you are an individual member of MANZ you will receive the special individual member rate.

Becoming a MANZ Individual Member
If your service or school is not a school member of MANZ, you have the option to join MANZ as an individual member for $66 pa and then register at the individual member rate. You will also receive two MANZ publications; the hard copy magazine Montessori Voices and the teacher e-zine Informed each term as part of your membership.

Becoming a MANZ Student Member
If you are currently studying you have the option to join MANZ as a student member for $40 pa and then register for at the rate offered to teachers at MANZ member schools. MANZ may ask for proof of current student identification. You will also receive two MANZ publications; the hard copy magazine Montessori Voices and the teacher e-zine Informed each term as part of your membership.

All pricing in NZ$