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“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

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

STEM: T is for Technology at Innovation Academy Montessori Las Vegas

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

Sitting on a Good Idea: What is Flexible Seating?

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?

How this Las Vegas Montessori improves education through environment

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

Yoga for Kids! How IA is Using Yoga to Help Students Learn

Las Vegas Montessori | Innovation Academy yoga for kids Yoga In School?? This Las Vegas Montessori Says YES! It seems like these days everyone is doing yoga. A quick Google search here in Vegas will bring up over 50 yoga studios in the Valley! 36 million “yoga practitioners” must be on to something, right? There… Continue reading Yoga for Kids! How IA is Using Yoga to Help Students Learn

Healthy Meals Help Students Shine at this Las Vegas Montessori

Las Vegas Montessori | Innovation Academy Las Vegas Studies Prove That Healthy Meals Improve Test Scores Innovation Academy is raising the bar when it comes to providing a safe, food-allergy free learning environment for students. However, our approach to in-school meals is about more than just food allergies. A recent study shows that healthy school… Continue reading Healthy Meals Help Students Shine at this Las Vegas Montessori

Las Vegas Montessori Brings a New Approach to Education

Las Vegas Montessori | Innovation Academy Las Vegas The Education You’ve Been Wanting for Your Child Las Vegas is known for many great things: the best entertainment, dining, nightclubs, and of course, gambling! Another thing that it is sadly known for is its poor National education ranking. Nevada has consistently ranked at the bottom of… Continue reading Las Vegas Montessori Brings a New Approach to Education