Feelings

A Reflection on Section 3, 'Feelings', from The Book You Wish Your Parents Had Read By Philippa Perry Barbara Isaacs, June 2021 Perry sees this section in her book, which addresses feelings, as one of the most important; it is also the section which offers some very useful advice on what to do and not … Continue reading Feelings

Imagination and Creativity in the Montessori Setting

By Roxana Haloiu, June 2021 Defining creativity is a never-ending merry-go-round. In the early years, we can’t apply the grand understandings, those of innovating a particular field, producing seminal works of art or composing a symphony that will permeate the soundtrack of our lives. Yet, early childhood, for most people, is remembered as one of … Continue reading Imagination and Creativity in the Montessori Setting

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