The influence of Froebel is embedded in educational practice in many countries around the world in ways that are relevant to diverse cultures, communities and families.
It is essential to understand the principles developed by Froebel rather than outdated practices, which became prescribed. Continue reading Froebel Today
Be inspired by the classic poem, “Block City,” by Robert Louis Stevenson.
What are you able to build with your blocks?
Continue reading Block City: read sing and build with me
How a child learns to learn will impact his or her life forever . . .
Caroline Pratt observed children long before she tried to teach them. She came to realize that the more children actively participate in their own education, the more they get out of it.
Continue reading It all starts with a block
Esteemed Mr. Froebel,
The building blocks caused our Otto much joy.
Continue reading Rudolstadt, August 24, 1848