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Bringing Montessori to Nepal: A Cultural Möbius Strip

Friday, March 23 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Presenters: Metta King, Devon Elizabeth Warn

Target Audience: All

Also of Interest to: All

Meet the Montessori students and teachers and their nonprofit partner who worked together to build a Montessori school in the rural town of Khandbari, Nepal. Their stories, pictures, and videos—along with detailed practical advice—will inspire and challenge you to reach outside of your own community to build cross-cultural bridges and develop life-changing service learning experiences for your students (and you!).

Joining the facilitators:
Narayan Shrestha, founder and president, Helping Hands Education
Lila, Rose, and Teka Nadelhoffer, Montessori students
Laura Alexander and Rameshwari Shakya, Montessori educators

About the Presenters

Metta King

Metta King is a middle school guide at Montessori School of Evergreen, CO. AMS-credentialed (Elementary I, Secondary I–II).

Devon Elizabeth Warn

Devon Elizabeth Warn is an Early Childhood guide at the International School of Neuchâtel, Méthode Montessori, in Neuchâtel, Switzerland. AMS-credentialed (Early Childhood, Elementary I).

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