Toddlers are just trying to understand the world around them and their place in it. Understanding their needs and corresponding behaviours will help us support them to make discoveries and construct themselves.
Toddlers are misunderstood humans. People see toddlers as difficult. There are not many good examples of how to be with toddlers in a loving, patient, supportive way. We want to paint a new picture of the Toddler.
Because the name Montessori was never copyrighted, there is a wide range of so-called Montessori schools in Chennai using the term wrongfully in ignorance or malice to further their personal interests. It can be difficult to know which are genuinely applying the principles and theories of Dr. Maria Montessori.
Forced feeding, or the practice of coercing or pressuring children to eat, can have harmful effects on their physical and emotional well-being. Forced feeding can be considered a boundary violation because it involves an adult crossing the boundaries of a child’s autonomy and bodily integrity.