What an achievement!!! I am so grateful for you to be our mentor. Thank you for sharing your wisdom with others.
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Sylvia Arotin is an industry leading expert. She runs My Montessori school in Australia, has over 11 years of experience in the early childhood sector and is a social media influencer (200,000+ followers). Her passion for children’s learning and development, led her to be the founder and CEO of Guide & Grow.
She is an international speaker and trainer for educators and parents specializing in communication and guiding children’s behavior. Sylvia holds an International Montessori 0-3yrs diploma, 3-6 assistants’ certificate, International Communications degree and a Masters in Teaching specializing in early childhood (0-5 yrs) (Honours) from Macquarie University.
Guide & Grow came from a vision to help raise tomorrow’s children. To create a movement towards supporting caregivers on their path to raise our future generations. With its roots in Montessori, positive communication, positive discipline and building children’s emotional intelligence it is a holistic approach to guide parents and educators to grow so they can help their children to grow and build lifelong skills.
Finalist – Local Business Awards for Outstanding Educational Service 2023
IWD Platinum Sponsor – Guide & Grow 2021
International Women’s Day Awards 2021 Educator & Entrepreneur Finalist
Starting Blocks Campaign Advocate – ACECQA 2020
Superhero Award for My Montessori 2020
KELFDC – Blacktown Council Best Service My Montessori 2020
Innovation of the year award 2020
Educator of the Year 2019 & 2020
FDCA Regional Educator of the Year 2019 & 2020
Learner of the year award 2019
Academic Excellence Award – MQ Uni 2018
Finalist in the National Blackmore’s Women
CEO Sylvia Arotin pictured with Australian parenting icon Maggie Dent
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Why you should book Sylvia
You’ll get to hear from a leading industry speaker.
You’ll take home practical tips that you can implement in your home or classroom the audience will feel inspired and full of energy.
Highly qualified and experienced professional that is easy to hear, fun and engaging.
Minimizes stress, pressure and frustrations to help maintain harmonious relationships.
Improve your skill set and confidence.
Incredibly inspiring workshop!! My first with Guide & Grow. I look forward to many more to come. Thank you Sylvia x
Thank you for your energy and inspiration on Saturday presenting “How to get kids to listen!” I wrote on my daycare Facebook page that I wanted to bottle you up and bring you back to my facility! Best presenting I have seen in my nearly 25 years of educating. Your passion for children’s well-being and their families comes naturally to you. An absolute credit to have you in our industry.
Thank you so much for your presentation, Sylvia. You are such an energetic, inspiring lady. So easy and fun to listen to.
Sylvia presented a fantastic presentation and was described by her colleagues as a comforting, expert, intelligent, expressive, articulate, elegant, engaging, impressive, warm, trustworthy and convincing presenter. Congratulations Sylvia. What a delight and joy!
She speaks with such confidence and is made to be on stage!
I am always mesmerized when she speaks, she is truly inspirational!