Sue Glassford

Elementary Guide

Hometown – Davis, CA

How did you learn about Montessori? – I discovered Montessori as I was researching options for my child.

Where did you take your training? – Montessori Training Center of Minnesota

Any other degrees, schooling, or training of note? – Masters of Science in Education

What do you love about Montessori? -The Montessori environment offers children a balance between freedom and responsibility.

3 things you can’t live without – my friends and family (including my dog), sunshine, and Google

Most favorite trip you’ve taken OR dream vacation – Trips to Vietnam, Bhutan and Denmark are on my bucket list.

Favorite local treat – Cowboy cookies from the Davis Coop

One rule you live by – Practice compassion for the burden someone is carrying rather than passing judgement for how they carry it.

Favorite quote – “The greatest sign of success for a teacher…is to be able to say, ‘The children are now working as if I did not exist.” (Maria Montessori)