|Re: Forming a Montessori cohousing community?||<– Date –> <– Thread –>|
|From: suzanne hirsch (ecohouse2001yahoo.com)|
|Date: Fri, 25 May 2007 04:44:10 -0700 (PDT)|
Hello, I would love to be part of what you're describing. I'm a strong believer in the Montessori method. I'm currently working with adolescents and adults as a psychologist in the Bronx. But I've always loved working with children, and I've read a lot about Montessori. It's interesting how she too developed her method within the context of cooperative housing that she created..... But alas, I live in NYC where it has been so hard to get a cohousing movement off the ground, or on it, shall i say. But there are groups and movements here.... Anyway, just thought I'd reply and express that I think the idea of combining the two projects is great. Suzanne Kristina Horacek <krickett6 [at] excite.com> wrote: Hi Everyone! I have dreamt of raising my family in a collaborative community for years, but I didn't have a name for it until I heard of cohousing! I am a Montessori teacher and hope to someday open and run a Pre-K through grade 12 Montessori and Orff school. I would like to find other people who want to found a large cohousing community that would be both sustainable and center around a school for its resident children. I am particularly hoping to team up with families who would like to get the school's first preschool (3-ys. old) class up and running by 2013. The location would be decided based on where there is the most interest in the project. Hope this is an appropriate medium for posting my idea. If anyone recieving this has other ideas for how I can get this out there let me know!Best Wishes To All,Kristina in Boston _______________________________________________ Join Excite! - http://www.excite.com The most personalized portal on the Web! _________________________________________________________________ Cohousing-L mailing list -- Unsubscribe, archives and other info at: http://www.cohousing.org/cohousing-L/ --------------------------------- Sick sense of humor? Visit Yahoo! TV's Comedy with an Edge to see what's on, when.
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