Mentoring Children and Adults in Deep Nature Connection and Family Life as a Spiritual Practice
Resource list being updated. Added early June 2016
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Client Insights and Reviews
NATURE BASED EDUCATION
Rebecca’s work is nothing short of amazing. She’s to be congratulated for making it possible for the children in her area to have an early education that exposes them to the wonders of the outdoors!
Rebecca’s depth of knowledge in early childhood development is married to her innate ability to interact with children. She is warm, approachable and we easily trust her with our children. How she respects children and gives them space to grow has influenced our parenting strategy. She has creatively incorporated nature based learning and healthy eating into her curriculum. I recommend her highly
Rebecca is highly gifted at crafting an engaging and wholesome experience for young children. She grounds her teachings and engagement in mindfulness and loving kindness and inspires the children around her.
…As a Professor of Teaching and Learning, researcher, and the chair of a large teacher education program, with four decades of experience in the field, I recognized true genius at work.
Rebecca is an educator who knows how to create magic. Like an alchemist, she combines all of the essential elements of a powerful education: a well-designed and aesthetic environment, carefully chosen materials, caring and involved adults, rich and important subject matter, and a hefty measure of genuine inter…
EARLY CHILDHOOD PROGRAM
Our daughter has thrived at Nurturing Roots with Rebecca and Andrew. Academics are creatively woven into play, art, nature experiences, dance, food, etc. Her emotional growth is nurtured through gentle, loving guidance from Rebecca & Andrew. With the birth of a sibling and the loss of a grandparent, the whole family experienced immense support from the school through our requests for language to use, books to read, etc. It was a partnership of adults – parents & te…
Marlene and Mandeep Sandhu
Rebecca’s deep understanding of education and early childhood development is evident in her work. Her intuition and ability to understand what motivates children, plus her creative approaches to problem solving and exploration, allow her to be extremely effective at mentoring and engaging children, creating deep excitement about learning