Why adults have to stop trying so darn hard to control how children play

By | April 13th, 2016|News2, Principles|

[:en]Here’s a new piece from Angela Hanscom, a pediatric occupational therapist and founder of TimberNook, a nature-based development program designed to foster creativity and independent [...]

What does it mean to be a teacher? How did we learn to be teachers, and why are certain things expected of us?

By | March 24th, 2016|News2, Principles|

[:en]Deep down, all teachers are taught the idea of “teachering” from a young age.  I used to play school at home, and it usually involved [...]

Discipline Without Punishment

By | March 19th, 2016|News2, Principles|

[:en]I don’t punish my children. Some people hear that and automatically assume it means that I don’t discipline my children, and this is completely not [...]

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