When I think back to my son’s early years, I find myself smiling at thoughts of him learning to catch a ball and the sheer joy on his fac...
Close your eyes and visualize a Montessori classroom before the children enter on the first day of school. What did you see? Beautiful ma...
Maria Montessori observed that given the opportunity, children would rather correct themselves than depend on an adult to do it for them...
In 1621, the English colonists, better known as Pilgrims, at Plymouth and the Wampanoag (People of the First Light) Indians of North Amer...
One of the factors that contributed to the success of Montessori education was in Montessori’s scrutiny of the traditional educational env...
So, when do I start reading aloud to my Montessori child? The answer is simple: as soon as possible! After all, Maria Montessori believed ...
Last week I wrote about the joys of reading aloud to my son, Nathaniel. Even when you have a child who seems to devour books, reading is n...
In many parts of the world, military veterans are honored on November eleventh. This day, known in the United States as Veteran’s day and ...
This is a story I share with all my Montessori parents and colleagues when I hear them say “But my son / daughter / student is old enough to...
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