How I became a janitor

How I became a janitor

By the age of 16, I was an apprentice at a janitors’ school in Beijing.The school was called Jiajing, which translates roughly as “the house of gods” in Mandarin.After a couple of years of apprenticeship, I had a job that was in line with my career goals: a full-time janitor in the main building of…

Montessori School to open in Detroit

Montessori School to open in Detroit

Detroit, MI — Montessori is planning to open a new school in Detroit’s historic Magnificent Mile, which has been home to a number of children from the Montessorian tradition.The school is being constructed on a site that once housed a nursing home. The new school, Montessi Training Institute, will be a two-year program, according to executive director Brian O’Donnell. “Montessoria is…