Sow Well Tots Blog

Respectful Parenting Conversations with Janet Lansbury featuring Bessie Jones and Ashley Causey-Golden

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

Our School Update and Resilience Campaign

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

Inclusion Scholarship and Re-Opening CAMPAIGN LAUNCH!

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!

How to talk about Race (and traumatic racist events) with the Young Child.

UPDATE: This conversation has been archived on the Sow Well Tots Instagram and Facebook pages (linked at top of page), and will be available on YouTube soon.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.

Crocus, Crocus Song and My Garden Finger Play

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