Tanya Ryskind, JD Is Our New Associate Head

Dear Friends of NewGate: We are pleased to announce that Tanya Ryskind, J.D. has joined us in July as our new Associate Head of School. I have have worked closely with Tanya for many years. She is incredibly talented, knowledgeable, organized, capable, and...

If A Dog Was Your Teacher

If a dog was your teacher You would learn critical life skills like these: When loved ones come home, always run to greet them.Never pass up the opportunity to go for a ride. Allow the experience of fresh air and the wind in your face to be pure ecstasy. When...

Montessori Basics

Montessori Basics For Parents by Tim Seldin   What makes Montessori different? The Montessori approach is often described as an “education for life.” When we try to define what children take away from their years in Montessori, we need to expand our vision...

The Essence of NewGate’s Secondary Montessori Program

These are the essential characteristics of our secondary Montessori program: 1. We allow for individualized pacing where possible and appropriate. 2. Our program allows students ample opportunities, interwoven throughout the curriculum, to move around and work with...