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Mountain Sun Teaches Art Of Peaceful Resolutions – Brevard NC

 

January 23, 2017

Two girls share a hug after resolving a conflict. (Courtesy photos)

"I feel sad when you told me that I couldn't play with you because I wanted to play with the blocks too," said a Mountain Sun Community School (MSCS) Owl student.

"I hear that you feel sad because I did not want to play blocks with you, but I feel frustrated because I wanted to play by myself," said another Owl student. "Maybe we can play together after I have five minutes to play alone."

This dialogue is an example of a peace talk, a kind of peaceful resolution that takes place at Mountain Sun Community School. This is one aspect of Montessori philosophy that MSCS incorporates into its...



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