A collection of ideas, resources, information and more for parents, educators or anybody interested in reading about education and life. “I believe education is the process of living and not a preparation for future living”. John Dewey
Tuesday, November 17, 2009
Play and creativity
”Play is the essence of creativity in children throughout the world” - Beginnings and Beyond
“We educate providing tools to allow others to make conscious decisions in life.” It is our role as parents to empower human beings to be themselves and develop their full potential while respecting others as part of a community. This page is a collection of tools and resources for parents to enrich their parenting journey.
About the creator: Cristina Barvo is an Early Childhood Educator. She graduated from UCLA and has more than eight years of experience teaching and consulting. She has trained with George Forman from Project Zero/Harvard University, Gunilla Dahlberg and Harold Gothson in the Reggio Emilia Institute in Sweden. She was part of the founding staff of the Pedagogical Institute of Los Angeles and has trained teachers from all over the US and around the world.
"I am a woman, a mom, a teacher, a business coach, a marketing consultant, a student and a passionate philosopher living the moment. If black or white does not work for you, it is OK to create a gray joyful life."