Tag Archives: Patricia Hunter-McGrath

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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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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Branches Atelier Preschool / Toddler Teacher Position

Branches Atelier Preschool/Toddler Teacher Position  Branches Atelier is an innovative, dynamic preschool with a home-like quality, nestled in a beautiful campus in Culver City, California. We are looking for an energetic, passionate, creative, warm, friendly, nurturing and self-motivated teacher to join … Continue reading

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Lessons from Reggio Emilia: At Bright Start Santa Barbara

Exploring Literacy in a Reggio Inspired Classroom $75 Where:  Bright Start Child Development Center  1617 Anacapa St. Santa Barbara, CA 93101 (805) 963-2024 http://www.brightstartonline.com   When: Saturday, April 20th 9:00am-3:00pm Presented by: Patricia Hunter McGrath • How is literacy integrated throughout … Continue reading

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March Workshops at Branches Atelier

Branches Atelier March  Reggio Workshops: Hands on immersive, interactive workshops for educators and parents. 1) The Atelier of Taste: Exploring the Language of Food (A hands-on workshop) $100.00 Sunday, March 3rd   9am to 3pm Presented by Branches Teacher Becky Zlotoff … Continue reading

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