THE NLC ONLINE COURSE SERIES
"Becoming a Learning Companion to Accompany Children Ages 3 to 18, from Preschool to High School"
In this NLC course you will explore the skills and resources needed to skillfully nurture child-directed learning:
How to prepare YES environments
Introducing hands-on learning materials effectively (such as Montessori materials, Froebel Gifts, Hengstenberg toys and many more)
How to set healthy boundaries respectfully and how to help children find their own solutions to their conflicts
How to apply non-invasive teaching skills
Why and how to foster pretend play and imagination
How to understand and nurture genuine needs
How to assess natural developmental stages and sensitive periods for infants, toddlers, children, adolescents, and teenagers
How to care for your own needs and inner child
What to do when a child triggers you
How to follow your heart's guidance in your work with children. They represent the most delicate precious parts of ourselves!
This LIVE WEBINAR SERIES starts September 7, 2013.
Duration 7 Weeks:
13 LIVE bi-weekly hour-long sessions with Q&A
+ FREE 1-on-1 Consultation (1hr)
+ Detailed Course Manual & Resource List
+ Email support for your questions
Starts SEPTEMBER 7, 2013
Exact schedule to be determined according to participants' needs/availability. Video recordings will be available to view on your own time if you cannot make it to the live session.
WATCH the FREE INTRODUCTORY Webinar Recording
You may giggle as you hear the beginning of this recording and that's just right! Yes! Joy and warm-heartedness in education is possible – alongside academic excellence!
Please keep that smile on your face as you join me along a journey into the New Learning Culture:
WEBINAR PROGRAM BRIEF:
The NLC Course will gently nurture you in becoming a Learning Companion and bringing more joy and understanding to your life and work with children.
Session 1 - The New Learning Culture Approach
Session 2 — Inspiration and Tools from Maria Montessori, Rebeca Wild, the Reggio Emilia Approach, Friedrich Froebel, Célestin Freinet, the Waldorf Approach, Non-Directive Play Therapy, the Forest Kindergarten, and Democratic Education
Session 3 - The Child in You is Important
Session 4 — Fulfilling Authentic Needs 1: Physical and Emotional Needs
Session 5 - Imagination and Free Play: The Self-Healing and Self-Educating Powers
Session 6 - Fulfilling Authentic Needs 2: Intellectual and Spiritual Needs
Session 7 - Inner Guidance and Healthy Boundaries
Session 8 - Setting Healthy Boundaries with Respect
Session 9 - Natural Child Development and Child-Directed Learning
Session 10 - Being a Learning Companion and Offering Non-Invasive Teaching
Session 11 - Creating Child-Directed Learning Environments
Session 12 - Overview of Hands–on Learning Materials especially to simplify Mathematics
Session 13 - The NLC School in Practice
Session 14 - The NLC Approach in Your Life: Conclusive Talk and Consultation
STARTS SEPTEMBER 6, 2013.
When we strive to fulfill ours and our children’s and student’s genuine needs, they will not only excel academically, but excel in life!
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