Prominent Montessori researcher Dr. Angeline Lillard has a powerful new piece in the journal Educational Psychology Review: Shunned and Admired: Montessori, Self-Determination, and a Case for Radical School Reform
Finally, the use of data is highlighted and as process input common to all the early childhood models in question. Montessorians might have preferred direct reference to observation and record-keeping as a primary data collection mode for our classrooms, but it’s good to see our data-aware approach recognized and validated.
The Educational Testing Service (ETS) has released a “Policy Information Report” on The Montessori Preschool Landscape in the United States. This comprehensive, detailed report is loaded with insights and recommendations for […]
4/12/2019 • Honlulu, HI • Hawaii has joined the ranks of states with teacher credential recognition for Montessori teacher training. Teachers with an early childhood credential from any MACTE-accredited teacher education […]
When I think about Montessori-inspired, I try to think back to what inspired me about Montessori in the first place—where did I first “breathe it in.” Of course I inhaled it deeply during my training, but that’s not an experience most people get to have. When I really consider it, the real inspiration came before that, the way it did for many of us—in a classroom observation.
by David Ayer This article is reprinted from the Winter 2019 issue of MontessoriPublic—Print Edition. Public Montessori on the island takes a bold step Puerto Rico is home to the greatest […]
The Winter issue of MontessoriPublic—Print Edition is out! You can read it online here, and subscribe to a printed copy here. We mail multiple copies to public Montessori schools, one for each teacher, based […]
The Fall issue of MontessoriPublic—Print Edition is out! You can read it online here, and subscribe to a printed copy here. We mail multiple copies to public Montessori schools, one […]
More than seven years ago Montessori parents Vina Kay and Jan Selby began working on the concept behind Building the Pink Tower, an independent documentary film about Montessori education. (Vina […]
As most of the Montessori world, and a good chunk of the rest of the world, knows by now, Amazon founding CEO and multi billionaire Jeff Bezos announced what appears […]