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Incorporating an Emerging Curriculum into the Tzabim Classroom by Moreh Bret

This school year while collaborating on the yearly curriculum for the Tzabim class, the teachers were all in agreement that the curriculum should be based upon the philosophies and values centered on the school while also incorporating an emergent curriculum. According to the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), an Emergent Curriculum…

What did you do in school today? by Morah Holly and Morah Debbie, Parparim

It’s month two of school and do you ever find yourself asking your child, “What did you do in school today?” What is the response that you get? Sometimes nothing,  an “I don’t know” or perhaps a one word answer or if you are LUCKY a bit more! Such an open-ended question can be overwhelming…

What’s Happening at TCEE

Thanks and Giving CAN Drive

During the month of November, we will be collecting canned food for the Brookline Food Pantry.  Please contribute what you are able to help feed those in our community who need assistance.  The food pantry is in need of tuna fish, beans, canned soups, vegetables, and shelf stable milk. By engaging our children in our…

TCEE Parent Teacher Conferences – Friday, November 10

Each family will have an opportunity to meet with their child’s teacher about his or her initial adjustment to school. Conferences will take place on November 10 from 8:00 am – 4:00 pm (appointments required, please check your email for information on signing up). Childcare will be available during your scheduled conference time. We look…

TCEE Curriculum Night – Wednesday, October 25, 7:00 pm

We invite you to step into your child’s shoes and hear more about what is happening in his or her classroom at our Curriculum Night on October 25 at 7:00 pm. The teachers are eager to share the amazing inquiry and curriculum they and the children have constructed together during the first couple months of…