12/29/16 • Milwaukee, Wisconsin • Milwaukee Public Schools, already notable for its robust and long-standing Montessori public programs dating back to the mid-70s, has approved an expansion of Howard Avenue Montessori to accommodate 8th graders, as well as a new bilingual English-Spanish Montessori program at Riley Elementary. The expansions have been under discussion all through the fall, but the Milwaukee School Board approved the changes in its final meeting of the year.
About David Ayer
David has worked in Montessori for more than twenty years as a parent, three-to-six year-old and adolescent teacher, administrator, writer, speaker, and advocate. David is married to Elise Huneke-Stone, Director of Elementary Teacher Training at Montessori Northwest, and they live in Portland, Oregon with their family.