Month: December 2020

Ray Girn

Steve Xu

Guy Barnett

Mr. Barnett earned his bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Toronto.   From 2003 to 2010, he worked as a Senior Executive at Dominion Management, a property management and development firm in Canada. There he was responsible for 25 properties located in Canada and the southeastern United States, overseeing 60 employees.   In 2010,… Read more »

Rebecca Girn

Ms. Girn is an attorney with an undergraduate degree from the University of Chicago and a law degree from UCLA, with dual specializations in business law and philosophy of law. She also holds an AMI Montessori teaching diploma from the Montessori Institute of San Diego, specializing in 0 to 3 year olds.   A member of the California State Bar,… Read more »

What is Higher Ground Education’s Vision of Montessori?

For decades Montessori has historically been subjected to two diametrically opposed critiques: some feel it gives children too much freedom in the classroom, while others argue it gives them too little. That’s because Montessori is typically seen as a progressive alternative to mainstream education. In fact, Montessori transcends the false choice between progressive and traditional… Read more »