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Dr. Angeline Lillard's Montessori: The Science Behind the Genius

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Hughes-Trigg Student Center

3140 Dyer Street

Dallas, TX 75205

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Dr. Angeline Lillard’s Montessori Preschool Elevates and Equalizes

  • January 31, 2019 | Presentation at 7 PM

  • Hughes-Trigg Student Center, SMU | 3140 Dyer St. Dallas, TX 75205

  • Book signing and dessert reception to follow

  • By special arrangement, the Third Edition of Dr. Lillard’s book, Montessori: The Science Behind the Genius, will be available for a discounted price of $20.

  • Texas Education Agency continuing education credit available through MINT, a TEA registered provider. Contact info@montessori-mint.org, or more information.


**There is no cost to attend, but seating is limited. Register above to secure your spot.**




Dr. Lillard’s work includes studies such as “Montessori Preschool Elevates and Equalizes Child Outcomes” (2017) in which she discussed her findings that the Montessori model of education can help to close the achievement gap for low-income children. She has recently been named Co-Lead Investigator on a federally funded (Institute for Education Sciences) study of outcomes for children in public Montessori programs.




Sponsored by:

MINT, Lumin Education, Department of Teaching and Learning of the Simmons School of Education at SMU

Thanks to generous underwriting, provided by:

  • Wend Ventures

  • Kyle and Jimmy Galbraith Fund for Montessori in the Public Sector at MINT




Parking:

SMU provides parking for visitors either by a temporary parking permit, or by the use of a pay machine. Parking passes can be purchased in advance for $5.00, or $7.00 at the paystation. More information listed below.

Binkley Parking Center

  • Enter through the visitor entrance on Binkley Avenue
  • Park anywhere on Level 2 or above
  • Place reciept on dashboard of parked vehicle and/or use the entry ticket in the pay station when paying
  • Payment upon entry - $7.00 - credit card only
  • Not available for overnight parking

Moody Parking Center

  • Enter through the visitor entrance on Binkley Avenue
  • Park anywhere on Level 2 or above
  • Place reciept on dashboard of parked vehicle and/or use the entry ticket in the pay station when paying
  • Payment upon entry - $7.00 - credit card only
  • Not available for overnight parking




Travel and Lodging:

Book online at dallaslincolnpark.house.hyatt.com

  • Type in Arrival/Departure Dates
  • Select the dropdown menu titled “Special Rates”
  • Select the field titled “Corporate or Group Code”
  • ENTER: G-LDMI


Or, call 214-696-1555

  • Provide Arrival and Departure dates
  • Ask for Rate: Lillard-Montessori

***Please make reservations by January 10, 2019 to secure your Lillard-Montessori rate!

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