Join us for a free webinar with Nicolas Lepine, founder of Montessori Physical Education, on keeping children active and healthy over the summer.
6/17, Elementary: Learning with Physical Activity at Home is Possible (Here's How)
with Nicolas Lepine
11 am ET / 12 pm MT / 1 pm CT / 2 pm ET
*Some children are naturally drawn to physical activity. We can coax students who are not.
*Some students learn best when they are moving
*Children thrive when they learn holistically.
*Integration has tremendous benefits and is the key to success.
Nicolas Lepine is a Montessori upper elementary teacher, athletic director, physical education instructor, and sports coach. He has worked at Rogers Park Montessori School in Chicago for the past 13 years and is also an alumnus of the school. Nicolas is AMS-certified ages 6-12, has an undergraduate degree in exercise physiology from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and a master's in Montessori education from St. Catherine’s University. When his school transitioned to at-home instruction due to COVID-19, he had to quickly pivot to Montessori PE lessons taught through Zoom. For the past couple of months, he has been sharing these lessons for free through his blog at montessoriphysicaleducation.com.
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