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Program Robots at Evergreen Summer

Program robots at Evergreen Summer! Researchers from the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) in Switzerland have developed a system for that encourages children and robots to learn together. Read more here:

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Building & Growing: 2015 Strategic Plan

In 2008, Evergreen School Board of Trustees formally adopted a new strategic plan.  The document was a commitment to long range planning and a strategic vision for the future of the school. Now, in 2015, the Board of Trustees  reviewed the progress of the school as it relates to the goals of the plan. Additionally, the Board, identified specific objectives to be accomplished before the plan expires. Please click here to see the 2015 Plan.

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Introducing Parent and Me Classes

Who: Parents, Grandparents, and Caregivers of children ages 6 to 24 months. When: 8 Wednesday mornings, beginning January 7th, from 9:30 to 11:00 am at Evergreen School. How: contact Carrie Weitzman at

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International Day 2014

It’s a highlight: each year we invite parents to share their heritage in 20-minute classroom presentations. Presenters tell stories and bring artifacts such as photos, maps, music or food. International Day is an important way we celebrate our diversity.  This year we will wrap up the event with an assembly, all-school song and drumming performance. Central to Evergreen’s mission is respect for the dignity of every person.  It follows that Evergreen is committed to the ideals of equity and...

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Observing in a Classroom

Many parents say that their Classroom Observation is a highlight of the year.  Deep observing can help adults re-frame the idea of what ‘teaching’ and ‘learning’ really mean. The observation is an opportunity for you to get a glimpse of what life is like in your child’s classroom. After your visit, I am sure you’ll have a greater appreciation of the logic and beauty of the Montessori approach.

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Pizza in the Playgarden

Over thirty children and thirty parents gathered on Friday evening for Pizza in Playgarden.  Raj Jagannathan and the Parents’ Association organized the event as a stress-free way to bring families together.  Our goal has always been to promote participation in a relaxed, family-friendly way. Thank you, ESPA!

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In the News

In between covering crime and political hearing, Aline Barros, a reporter for the Silver Spring Gazette took time to visit Evergreen School. She learned about our history, our Montessori program and  plans for our 50th anniversary.  Like many adults, Aline never imagined how much learning, concentration and growth can take place in a student-centered, loving classroom. “Students at Evergreen School in Silver Spring are making time to celebrate their school’s 50th anniversary between cooking...

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Anniversary Photo Project

In celebration of our 50th year, we are launching our photo archive project. Click a year to see our progress to date.

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A Day in the Life at Evergreen

A quick look at a day in the life of Evergreen…

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Marilynn Liotta Tree House Dedication

Over 250 current and alumni families, past and present faculty members of Evergreen Montessori School in Silver Spring, Maryland dedicated a new custom-designed Tree House play structure in honor of the 30-year career of Primary Division Director Marilynn Liotta.  The dedication of the Tree House took place at the school’s annual Spring Festival and featured a violin recital and choral concert. Guest speakers included Mrs. Lynn Pellaton who served as Head of School from 1972 to 1996.

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