Best Las Vegas Montessori School | Innovation Academy Las Vegas It can be hard to decide what educational path is best for your child. With so many options out there, it’s tough to know which one is right for your family. One option that you may be considering is a Montessori school. But how do… Continue reading How Do I Know if Montessori is the Right Choice?
STEAM Las Vegas | Innovation Academy Private School Las Vegas More and more research points towards the benefits of STEAM curriculum in school. Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics make up what is collectively known as “STEAM”. It is the purposeful focus on these subjects to prepare students for today’s world. However, it is more… Continue reading STEAM Leads the Way
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?
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
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
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
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?
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
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
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