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Parenting

The Montessori Approach to Gender Neutral Education

Last week I wrote a little about the self-proclaimed gender-neutral preschool in Stockholm, Egalia. There, the teachers make an effort to use gender-neutral pronouns and to help the children realize their capabilities in many areas. As a former Montessori teacher, as I read the article, I was a little surprised at the stir caused by […]

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History

Badass Ladies of History: Ten Teachers Who Made the World Better

In researching this topic, what I found most interesting was how many searches for famous or notable teachers came up with a list of dead white men.   The only women listed in the first several lists I saw were Maria Montessori and Ayn Rand.  Since I know there are hundreds of remarkable women who taught […]