Memories of Magda
By Roseann Murphy
Wonderful news. Recently Magdalena Palencia and I were invited to share thoughts and memories regarding famed infant specialist, Magda Gerber and her organization Resources for Infant Educarers.http://www.magdagerber.org/
Magdalena and I speak of Magda Gerber often.. I have always thought Magda Gerber’s RIE methods and ideas were not meant exclusively for very young children but for people of all ages. Based on Magda’s teachings, everyone on earth wishes for dignity and respect in everyday life. We all thrive on the three basic tenets of Magda Gerber’s RIE – consistency, continuity and respect.
We noticed on the new site someone mentioned that “back in the day” students and colleagues called Magda Gerber by the…