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Is Montessori Right for My Family?

Las Vegas Montessori | Affordable Private School Las Vegas IA’s Curriculum Brings Montessori into the Modern Age A lot of people have heard of Montessori, but might not fully understand what it is all about. Certainly, we have heard from many parents who were misinformed or just weren’t sure what “Montessori” was all about. At… Continue reading Is Montessori Right for My Family?

Montessori Innovator Award | Las Vegas Montessori

Innovation Academy Receives Award for Inventive Work Throughout COVID-19 Pandemic Innovation Academy Las Vegas Montessori | Innovator Award This year the American Montessori Society (AMS) has recognized Innovation Academy Las Vegas Montessori for our “original contributions to the practice and experience of Montessori education”. The 2021 Montessori Innovator Award is befitting, particularly given our namesake!… Continue reading Montessori Innovator Award | Las Vegas Montessori

Making Sense of Words: Homeschooling Is Not the Only Option for Students with Dyslexia

Innovation Academy Takes an Advanced Approach to Literacy Las Vegas K-8 Montessori | Students with Dyslexia Parents regularly call us, frustrated that Nevada public schools do not offer assistance for students with dyslexia. For example, a typical complaint involves a child who is falling further behind academically every year. Meanwhile, administrators keep moving this same… Continue reading Making Sense of Words: Homeschooling Is Not the Only Option for Students with Dyslexia

Innovation Academy-Approved Educational Websites

It’s OK to Beat the Las Vegas Summer Heat by Staying Inside and Having Fun Las Vegas Montessori | Best Educational Websites The Innovation Academy team recently explained why “Summer Slide” is not really something you should worry about. To sum up, we noted that our Las Vegas Montessori school students don’t just learn facts… Continue reading Innovation Academy-Approved Educational Websites

Should You Worry About Summer Slide?

Innovation Academy Montessori School Says Not to Sweat Seasonal Learning Loss in Las Vegas Las Vegas Montessori School | Summer Slide If you’re a parent of a school-aged child, you’ve probably heard of the so-called “Summer Slide.” The idea is that extended time spent away from school causes students to regress a bit. In other… Continue reading Should You Worry About Summer Slide?

“Greet” Expectations: The Power of a Daily Warm Welcome to School

Las Vegas Montessori | Student-Teacher Greetings Set the Tone Since Innovation Academy first opened as a Montessori School in Las Vegas, the staff has maintained an important tradition. Each morning, the principal and all of the teachers welcome the students as they enter the gate. These student-teacher greetings set the tone for the day. These… Continue reading “Greet” Expectations: The Power of a Daily Warm Welcome to School

M is for Math: STEM Education at Innovation Academy Montessori

STEM Education Las Vegas | Innovation Academy Montessori Math is the final subject we’re visiting in our look at STEM Education at Innovation Academy. As with all the best Montessori schools, our Las Vegas campus emphasizes a “customizable” approach. It is fair to say there is no single “path to math.” Instead, we customize our… Continue reading M is for Math: STEM Education at Innovation Academy Montessori

E is for Engineering: STEM at Innovation Academy Montessori School in Las Vegas

STEM Education Las Vegas | Innovation Academy Montessori With the letter “E,” we are halfway through a series exploring how our Las Vegas Montessori school incorporates STEM. First, a quick review: STEM stands for “science, technology, engineering, and math.” We aim to include aspects of each field in our daily curriculum. The inclusion may be… Continue reading E is for Engineering: STEM at Innovation Academy Montessori School in Las Vegas

Food Allergy Safe Halloween | Teal Pumpkin

Be on the look out for teal pumpkins, as this food allergy safe trend is spreading throughout the country! Montessori School Las Vegas | Teal Pumpkin Project As you know, Innovation Academy Las Vegas Montessori is leading the charge to create an inclusive learning environment for students with food allergies. Most schools choose to segregate… Continue reading Food Allergy Safe Halloween | Teal Pumpkin

Four Montessori School Tips for Settling Into Fall

Montessori School Las Vegas | Innovation Academy Elementary Welcome a New Season with Innovation Academy Montessori School in Las Vegas Summer vacation days lazily lingering until autumn are a thing of the past. In Las Vegas, elementary school students have been back in the classroom for more than a month by the time fall arrives!… Continue reading Four Montessori School Tips for Settling Into Fall