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To Walk is Noble

A recent post on How We Montessori addressed the importance of letting toddlers walk when they show enthusiasm for it.  Yes, a walking toddler slows you down, but what's your hurry?  Parents are always claiming that they want to stimulate their child's intelligence, and yet they put a stop to the ONE activity that will most enhance cognitive growth - purposeful movement.

It has always driven me NUTS to see three-year olds being pushed in strollers.  Have you looked at a child's face when he's sit…

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