What is the meaning of Authentic ? Etymologically speaking, it is derived from the Greek root authentiko , which means “author”. The Authen...
The first aim of the prepared environment is, as far as it is possible, to render the growing child independent of the adult. —Maria Montes...
In an earlier blog ( The Importance of Educating the Montessori Parent , January 13, 2008), I wrote that “Educating parents, both current a...
I love using cultural celebrations as an exciting way to incorporate different thematic learning across the curricular areas in my Montess...
As a Montessori teacher, I am always looking for ways to expose my students to various cultures and their celebrations. Not only does this...
As a newly-trained Montessori teacher, I was given the task of submitting several, formal, self-reflections and self-assessments during my i...
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