At Metropolitan Montessori School the child is at the center of our work and purpose. We are dedicated to providing an inclusive, enriching, nurturing and rigorous environment where each child is seen as capable and encouraged to grow to their fullest potential academically, emotionally and socially. The dynamic partnership of child, parent, and teacher creates a consistent Montessori framework offering “An Education for Life.”
October 4, 2021Beginning Teachers Institute 2021-229:00 AM to 3:00 PMeSeminars on ZoomAn institute from Oct. 4, 2021-April 18, 2022; monthly online sessions with closing session in person in April.Audience: Classroom and Assistant/Associate Teachers in their first or second yearSOLD OUT!Details and Registration here
October 6, 2021THINK EQUAL: A Global Early Years SEL & Social Justice Intervention4:00 PM to 5:00 PMeSeminarOnline via zoomPresenter: Leslee Udwin, Think Equal Founder & Executive Chair4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.Target Audience: Lower School Educators in all roles
October 7, 2021The Addiction Inoculation4:00 PM to 5:00 PMeSeminarOnline via zoomPresenter: Jess Lahey, Author and Educator4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.Target Audience: K-12 Teachers, Staff, and Administrators
The New York State Association of Independent Schools promotes the independence, well-being and public understanding of, and respect for, New York independent schools and serves as an accrediting body chartered by the New York State Board of Regents.
NYSAIS is a voluntary association of 196 independent nursery, elementary and secondary schools enrolling some 78,000 students. It is affiliated with the National Association of Independent Schools and the New York State Coalition for Independent and Religious Schools. Founded in 1947, the Association is chartered by the New York State Board of Regents and is incorporated as a 501 (c) (3) not-for-profit organization.
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NYSAIS Athletic Association
The mission of New York State interscholastic athletic programs is to foster the quest for excellence by creating an educational and competitive experience within an atmosphere of sportsmanship. Successful programs develop individual and team potential by promoting high standards of competence, character, civility, and citizenship.
All good schools continually evaluate their performance by means of their own devising. Without evaluation an institution ossifies, and in a changing world it loses its meaning for society. But the view a school takes of itself needs periodically to be supplemented by an external view, one that brings a perspective the school cannot command.
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NYSAIS offers a dedicated microsite for members, as well as public resources