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 […]
Freedom and discipline are key elements in the Montessori method: every Montessori program practiced with fidelity allows for freedom. When I observed a Montessori classroom for the first time, I was struck by the children’s freedom of movement and choice.
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 […]
There’s so much important news in this that it’s hard to get it all in one sentence. First, $3 million. That’s a lot of money, and it’s a different $3 […]
This article appears in the Spring 2018 print issue of MontessoriPublic. The posting on the University of Kansas KU Today page says it all in the first line: The University […]
6/1/2018 • Washington, DC • Lee Montessori Public Charter School has become the only public Montessori school in Washington, D.C. to receive Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) Recognition at both the Primary […]