at 9 Garnet St Gilberton SA, Adelaide, 5081 Australia
Toddler Education Services Pty Ltd / Montessori 1:1 is serviced by Ruth Barker. Education Consultant, Author, Columnist and Educator.
Ruth Barker, the Director of Toddler Education Services Pty Ltd / Montessori 1:1 has an Associate Degree in Social Science with a major in Child Development and Family Studies from Edith Cowan University, Western Australia, with a minor study in Consumer Sciences. Ruth is also a qualified Montessori Directress. She is the author of The Parenting 5 Series, a columnist for magazines and websites and a creator of fiction for little people. Ruth has worked in a variety of Early Childhood settings for over twenty eight years in both Australia and the United Kingdom. This includes, in the past running a Montessori program for preschoolers with up to twenty enrolments per year. Ruth has experience with fine and gross motor delays, sensory processing disorders, speech delay and language disorders, prematurity, advanced development and bilingualism. Toddler Education Services Pty Ltd / Montessori 1:1 provides parents, carers and teachers an opportunity for education, consultation and seminars. Toddler Education Services Pty Ltd / Montessori 1:1 is the portal for the sale of Ruth's books and the place to connect for in home or care consults and seminars. http://toddlereducationservices.com.au/ Montessori 1:1 is Ruth's private practice, located in Gilberton. Ruth works with children from 2 years to early primary. Her classes are primarily one to one. Ruth has vast experience and special interest in special needs and early literacy. Ruth has a blog for both entities (which was recently voted my a reputable USA organisation as one of the top 100 education blogs in the world for early development). You can find Ruth here on Linkedin: http://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=197980921&trk=nav_responsive_tab_profile Ruth is also the Director of the charity, The Ruth Barker Project Inc. Raising Awareness of Organ Donation for Children and their Families. http://theruthbarkerproject.com.au/ And Ruth is an Inspirational Speaker: "Ruth Barker - You Always Have a Choice".
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Ruth Barker – ‘The Kid Specialist’ currently works with extra needs children from four through to the teenage years as an academic mentor - whilst she completes a Bachelor of Occupational Therapy at Southern Cross University.
Ruth specialises in assisting those with developmental delay or learning issues - having worked with ADD, ADHD, Anxiety Disorder, Autism, Chromosome 17q Deletion, Down Syndrome, Dyscalculia , Dysgraphia,Dyslexia, , Dyspraxia, Gross and Fine Motor Delay, Hearing Impairment, Language Delay and Disorder, Learning Disorder or Disability, Mild Form Cerebral Palsy, Rubenstein-Taybi Syndrome, Sensory Processing Disorder and Speech Delay.
Post a long and rewarding career working with children’s learning and development, Ruth remains as a consultant for childcare professionals, caregivers and parents.
She’s an experienced web and magazine columnist and a presenter on many development, play and learning topics for both professionals and parents alike.
Ruth Barker has a Social Science Degree - Child Development and Family Studies and a Montessori Preschool Diploma.
With thirty-two years experience, she is a confident advocate for childhood development.
Ruth is a proud member of The Australian Tutoring Association and a student member of Occupational Therapy Australia.
She is also, a former Citizen of the Year, a Pride of Australia Medal runner-up and twice awarded in 2016 and 2017 with Academic Excellence in the Bachelor of Occupational Therapy from the Chancellor of Southern Cross University.