Sow Well Tots is excited to announce that we are HIRING lead, assistant, and substitute educators for the 2022-23 school year. Are you an experienced nature-based or early childhood educator who is interested in an alternative approach to early childhood education? Are you energetic? Do you like to experience joy, connection, and authentic purpose in… Continue reading HIRING EDUCATORS!
Tuesday Sept. 7th, 2021 4pm EST Tune in on Facebook Live Audio This is going to be a great dialogue addressing questions from the audience about teaching, parenting, child development and building programs outside of the status quo. We hope you can join us. See joining information below. From Janet Lansbury: I'm so honored to… Continue reading Respectful Parenting Conversations with Janet Lansbury featuring Bessie Jones and Ashley Causey-Golden
Greetings, friends. Together, we have faced a world in extreme distress. Parallel public health and racial justice crises have marked this year in our lives forever. As a school, small business, and a Black-led organization, we have been steeped in the pain and uncertainty that touched so many. Covid-19 forced us to close our… Continue reading Our School Update and Resilience Campaign
Join us in our mission to lead in the area of transformational social justice education! Dear Friends, We are living in unprecedented times. Spring is unfolding, our lives are beginning to reopen, but the world around us is harrowing. Set against the backdrop of a global pandemic and the unnecessary violation of Black lives, we… Continue reading Inclusion Scholarship and Re-Opening CAMPAIGN LAUNCH!
UPDATE: This conversation has been archived on the Sow Well Tots Instagram and Facebook pages (linked at top of page), and will be available on YouTube soon. Thank you to the hundreds of poeple you tuned in live and the THOUSANDS who have streamed and shared it since! Join Bessie Jones and Mikaela Simms for… Continue reading How to talk about Race (and traumatic racist events) with the Young Child.
Greetings for Sow Well Tots and Happy Spring. Please share this video with young children to learn the song and hand motions for "Lady Spring". Enjoy!
Greetings! Ms. Bessie recorded this Spring-themed song and finger play for caregivers to use and enjoy at home with young children. Songs and finger plays, an integral aspect of Waldorf early childhood education, support langauge development and our daily and seasonal rhythms at Sow Well Tots. Recorded at Sow Well Tots early childhood program in… Continue reading Crocus, Crocus Song and My Garden Finger Play
Dear Families, Sow Well Tots is currently closed until at least May 4th, 2020 to help fight the spread of Covid-19. This is part of the state-mandated closing of all schools, including early childhood education providers. We will continue to update families through email communication as soon as we have more information. In the meantime,… Continue reading Covid-19 Updates