The science of a different way

. February 5, 2013.

Looking for the right kind of education for your child? Montessori schools have long offered an alternative for parents seeking an individual-oriented, unconventional approach to child development. For those looking to learn more, Toledo’s West Side Montessori presents “Good at Doing Things: Montessori Education and Higher Order Cognitive Functioning,” a lecture by Dr. Steven Hughes, an assistant professor of Pediatrics and Neurology at the University of Minnesota Medical School. Dr. Hughes gives a fast-paced, engaging presentation, demonstrating how Montessori education can provide a solid foundation for a student’s future. He shows how contemporary neurology and cognitive science have uncovered evidence that the Montessori approach is sound. 7pm. West Side Montessori Bancroft Campus, 7115 Bancroft St. Contact Anne Spenny, 419-866-1931.