STEAM Elementary Las Vegas | Innovation Academy Montessori STEAM is not only an important educational foundation, it is part of everyday life. However, it is easy to forget this. While Innovation Academy is rooted in STEAM curriculum, kids really benefit when they see STEAM in their everyday lives. It makes STEAM less about lessons and… Continue reading How to Bring STEAM Into Everyday Life
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 | 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
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
STEM Education Las Vegas | Innovation Academy Montessori Technology gets a bad rap these days, at least as it relates to children. This may be due to recent media reports highlighting tech industry giants keeping products they developed away from their own kids. Such revelations have prompted many parents to pursue a reduction or ban… Continue reading STEM: T is for Technology at Innovation Academy Montessori Las Vegas
Flexible Seating Classroom | Las Vegas Montessori At Innovation Academy Las Vegas, Montessori principles guide everything we do. We believe in fostering a blend of independence and collaboration through self-directed study. That belief extends all the way to include something as seemingly mundane as seating arrangements! After all, Montessori students’ academic progress is based on… Continue reading Sitting on a Good Idea: What is Flexible Seating?
Las Vegas Montessori | Innovation Academy Say Goodbye to the Traditional Classroom, and Hello to the Future of Education When Innovation Academy was started, we did not set out to be just another private school option. IA is raising the bar for education in Las Vegas, and we realize that “raising the bar” meant taking… Continue reading How this Las Vegas Montessori improves education through environment