Paula is the owner of three Montessori nurseries in north London, both with outstanding Ofsted reports. She has been a great inspiration for teachers, parents and a wider group of friends. With her creative approach and endless energy, she has been at the forefront of trying to reconnect children with nature by combining Montessori with Forest School philosophies. Paula has been encouraging her staff to promote child–led creativity and imaginative play within the Montessori curriculum from the very beginning.
During the last 25 years Paula has been involved in many project within the local community. She has organised successful Montessori Parenting Classes, summer and winter art and craft camps and introduced a Woodentots Newspaper, providing some essential information about the Montessori philosophy.
All these years Paula has been working with MCI, mentoring and supporting a stream of students during their professional placements. With her open–minded and warm attitude, she has been a great support and role model for all her staff, parents and friends.