Conditions for Good Mental Health: Reflections and Inspirations from Philippa Perry’s Book

Barbara Isaacs, May 2021 Many of you already know that I am a huge fan of Philippa Perry’s writing. I turn to The Book You Wish Your Parents Had Read (and Your Children Will be Glad That You Did) for its generous spirit, and recognition that being a parent is a life’s undertaking.  It can … Continue reading Conditions for Good Mental Health: Reflections and Inspirations from Philippa Perry’s Book

The Revised Early Years Foundation Stage, September 2021

At a time when the national statutory framework for the Early Years in England is being revised, Barbara Isaacs reflects on if, and how, this might impact the Montessori Early Years Community. The recent publication of the final version of the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS), the standards that school and childcare providers must meet … Continue reading The Revised Early Years Foundation Stage, September 2021