Finding His Way To EBNS:
Teacher ● Father ● Traveler ● Nurturer ● Farmer ● Learner
Early Childhood Education at SUNY Geneseo ● Kindergarten Teacher at Cobblestone School ● Art Teacher in the Rochester City School District
Hopes Within the Classroom:
“What could be more magical than watching children grow?” – Teacher Tom
Finding Her Way To EBNS:
Sister ● Babysitter ● Writer ● Activist ● School Mediator
Unschooler since birth ● Teacher Assistant at Elizabeth Clark Dance ● Conflict mediator for K-8th grade students at RCSD #19 School ● Trained in Nonviolent Communication (M.K. Gandhi Institute for Nonviolence) and Kingian Nonviolence (Rev. Dr. Bernard Lafayette Jr.)
“If we are to reach real peace in the world, we shall have to begin with the children.” -Mahatma Gandhi
EBNS is located in Community of the Savior Church near the intersection of East Henrietta Road and Mt. Hope Avenue, close to the University of Rochester.[google_map address=”4 East Henrietta Rd, Rochester, NY 14620″ height=”400″ zoom=”15″ enlarge_button=”1″][/google_map]
We have three indoor classrooms, the use of a large indoor play area and a fenced outdoor playground. Active play is an important part of every day. Whenever possible, the children have outside playtime.
The outdoor play area is adjacent to the school building, and is equipped with:
When the weather is inclement, the children play indoors. They may use the climbing equipment or indoor sandbox, play with balls and toys, explore the castle, or participate in organized games. In addition, there is a dress up area and dramatic play room.