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Montessori in a Nutshell

18 Jan , 2019  


In a number of kindergartens and preschools which have been developed or supported by the Nehemiah Network in several different countries, the principles and methods of Montessori-Education have been used successfully for several years now. Wolfgang Oelschlegel, an educator and leader of the Nehemiah Team Borneo, briefly summarises what Montessori is all about.


Borneo, Community Development, Montessori Kindergarten

MONTESSORI IN MELINGKAT – an interview with Ibu Luisa

4 Jan , 2019  

From the deforestation of the rainforest, the protection of species, the poverty of the population to natural disasters and corruption – Borneo is struggling with a long list of problems that can only be tackled bit by bit in international cooperation. There are many individual puzzle pieces that have to come together here. What part the nehemia team plays is told by employee Ibu Luisa, who heads the Montessori kindergarten in Melingkat.


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Rumble Through The Jungle

5 Nov , 2018  

In September, a team with Hans Heidelberger, Florentina Kuhs, Peter Friedrich, Jonathan Ziegler and Niels Brande (Denmark) set up to visit the Montessori kindergartens of the nehemia team



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YMCA Leutershausen Journey Where the Pepper Grows 

16 Feb , 2018  

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In August a team of young people from the YMCA in Leutershausen (Heidi‘s home town) visited Borneo.


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Dayaks in Fürth’s Town Hall

15 Nov , 2017  

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A delegation of “Dayaks” (indigenous people from Borneo) was welcomed by Mayor Dr. Thomas Jung in the Fürth Town Hall. More…

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Terima Kasih – A Big Thank you, Leutershausen!

15 Dec , 2016  

On July 29th, in brilliant sunshine, the 9th Annual Bike Race through the old town center of Leutershausen began. This year this charity event was for the support of the Nehemia Team in the Indonesian part of Borneo. More…

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Indonesia merdeka!

15 Dec , 2016  

Indonesia is free! During the annual Independence celebrations, this is the usual greeting. The people celebrate with parades and national songs … and above all, with all sorts of competitive activities. More…

Borneo, Montessori Kindergarten

Our Fourth Basic Training Program

15 Dec , 2016  

In September 1016, a new series of training seminars for kindergarten teachers began in Melingkat, with eight participants from four villages. More…