2019 Boston Lesley Art + Design

2019 Froebel Conference — Oct. 5-6 in Boston, MA

Partnering with the Lesley University School of Art + Design, our next conference is October 5-6, 2019 in Boston, MA. The theme of this training event is "Back in Boston," where the original Kindergarten Movement began. Attendees will experience hands-on exploration of Froebel Gifts and Occupations guided by teachers who have integrated these methods/materials into public, private, parochial and home-school K-12 educational classrooms.

EARLY BIRD RATES THROUGH MARCH 31, 2019

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PRESENTERS:

  • Barbara Beatty — "Early Kindergarten Pioneers in Boston"
  • Julie Bennett — "Froebel Gift Play Techniques"
  • Norman Brosterman — "Kindergarten: The Lost World"
  • Scott Bultman — Preview of The Garden of Children documentary film series
  • Alicia Carroll — "Early Childhood STEM"
  • Tiffeni Goesel — "Connecting the Froebel Gifts"
  • Kristina Lamour Sansone — "Rhoda Kellogg’s Child As Designer"
  • Rachel Larimore — "Nature-Based Preschool Today"
  • Peg Oliveira — "The Witness, Not the Judge: Inspiring Wonder in Child Observation with The Gesell Institute of Child Development"
  • Cathy Topal / Lella Gandini — "Beautiful Stuff from Nature"
  • Tucker Viemeister — "Blocks = Prototyping: Tools for Young Designers"
  • Helge Wasmuth — "How Kindergarten Came to America"