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Five Dangerous Behaviors

You must be the change you wish to see in the world. Mahatma Mohandas Gandhi We have all experienced the person. The person with the negative attitude whose dark cloud metastasizes throughout a relationship, family, business or community, bringing discord, disorder and disaster. In order t

01 Jul 2015
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Sibling Rivalry: The Fight for Attention

“It’s my turn to tell a story.” My husband Ron and I were talking to our oldest son, Ryan, about his college course load and new friends, when Adam, our 11-year-old, blurted out his plea. This had become a regular occurrence for Ron and me whenever we focused our entire family conversation

26 May 2015
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Technology and its effect on early childhood

Executives dream of winning young customers over to their products. Companies like Apple Inc. (AAPL) and Samsung Electronics Co. appear to be succeeding when the customers are barely out of their cribs. More than half of babies in low-income households are tapping on smartphones or tablets by the a

14 May 2015
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Self-Confidence In Small Children

Hi I'm Hassan, One of our parents here at New Horizons Montessori in Skillman recently mentioned that her child was taking dance lessons at CaRu Entertainment in Pennington. I'm always interested in what our students are involved with, so I made it a point to contact Emily Czerniakowski, who is t

18 Feb 2015
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Modeling Wellness For Your Children

Hi Hassan here, I was at the gym a few days ago and got a chance to talk with Rose MacNiven who is part of the staff at the facility. I regularly go to Princeton Health & Wellness Center, which is very close by our school. Here at New Horizons Montessori, many of our parents are also interest

18 Feb 2015
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In a word, Montessori means Respect

What I learned from observing a Montessori Classroom My first look at Montessori (Courtesy- Ageofmontessori.org) As Professional Counselor and Parenting Coach, I recently set eyes on a Montessori classroom for the very first time. As a newcomer, I was really unsure what I would find. Hone

18 Feb 2015
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