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Summer Break Basics: Vacation & Travel Tips for Parents

Summer is the most popular time to escape the daily grind and enjoy vacation. For families traveling with little ones, however, a vacation may seem like more energy and work than the regular 9-to-5. Even the most well-planned trip can become stressful — for example,...

Relocation Relief – Selecting the Right School During a Move

We all know, moving can be difficult — and while there are many criteria to consider before relocating, one of the most important is selecting your child’s new school. An increasing number of parents today, especially those living in the Chicagoland area, are turning...

Benefits of Montessori

South Loop Montessori School plays an important role for children in their key developmental years — and the Montessori Method provides the best opportunities for them to develop as they step out into the world with an understanding and appreciation that learning is...

Montessori vs. Traditional Education

Sometimes it is easier to understand the differences between traditional forms of education and that of Montessori pedagogy when the two ideologies are placed in a side by side comparison. Below is a chart that juxtaposes both with regard to the method of instruction,...

School Days Off

January 16, 2017 Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Birthday (Observed) February 20, 2017 President's Day (For Staff In-Service, No Students) April 14, 2017 Good Friday May 29, 2017 Memorial Day July 3-7, 2017 One-Week Summer Break September 4, 2017 One-Week Summer Break...

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