Tag Archives: Patricia Hunter-McGrath

A Message From Patricia Hunter McGrath

The West Coast Collaborative Website Launch The Role of The Atelierista and Atelier Workshop Hi Everyone, So much exciting news! We have just launched our West Coast Collaborative website. We hope this website will be a wonderful resource for Reggio … Continue reading

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Connection To Nature And The Environment video

This post contains a video of Patricia Hunter McGrath’s views of Restorative Environmental Educational Practices and The Connection to Nature and The Environment at Branches Atelier. Continue reading

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ROLES OF THE ADULT IN THE LIVES OF YOUNG LEARNERS: TIZIANA FILIPPINI

 Hosted by the West Coast Collaborative Hi Everyone,I am excited to announce this workshop! We are so happy to have Tiziana Filippini coming to Los Angeles to do a day-long workshop for teachers, parents, students, professors, and administrators. She is fantastic. I … Continue reading

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Event: Tackling Difficult Conversations: Guns and Power Play

Based on recent conversations that have been arising in schools and homes across the country, Branches Atelier and The Growing Place are hosting an evening event for adults at the Marine Park Auditorium in Santa Monica.This event will feature a … Continue reading

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PROVOKING EMPATHY, KINDNESS AND COMMUNITY THROUGH OBSERVATION, DOCUMENTATION AND REFLECTION

Friday & Saturday, November 3 & 4, 2017   Santa Monica, California Featuring Keynote Speakers Hirokazu Kosaka Dan Siegel and presentations by educators from Branches Atelier First Presbyterian Nursery School The Growing Place The New School West Palisades Preschool WHEN: Friday, … Continue reading

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Resource list from Agents of Social Change Workshop

Resources for Agents of Change  Beyond Ecophobia by David Sobel Last Child in the Woods by Richard Louv Branches Curated Books for Children  http://www.scpr.org/programs/take-two/2017/01/27/54696/the-brood-taking-political-action-as-a-family/ Research on Community Restorative Justice  https://deepblue.lib.umich.edu/handle/2027.42/64292 Psychology for a better world  https://www.psych.auckland.ac.nz/en/about/our-staff/academic-staff/niki-harre/psychologyforabetterworld.html Niki Harre’s video on … Continue reading

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The Third Place Educator’s Workshop

The Environment as the Third Teacher    Presented by: Patricia Hunter McGrath  – Executive Director of Branches Atelier  When: Saturday, November 14th  8:30am – 12:30pm Where: The Third Place- Ventana School – Christ Episcopal Church – Graham Hall  – 1040 Border Road, … Continue reading

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