This is the remarkable, almost incredible story of the biggest, fastest expansion of public Montessori ever in the United States, that you’ve probably never heard of. Why haven’t you heard […]
Dr. Angeline Lillard, author of some of the most significant Montessori research performed to date (in her 2005 book, in 2006, and in 2012), has a substantial new study out […]
3/8/17 • Racine, Wisconsin • The public Montessori program at Goodland Elementary in Racine Unified School District, covered on MontessoriPublic here, has been a hit with parents and school administrators, and […]
1/26/17 • Jacksonville, Florida • The Duval County School Board is “figuring out how to ensure diversity at a Jacksonville elementary Montessori school” according to a story on WJCT, a community-supported […]
Montessori in a homeless shelter?
You might be thinking, “How is that going to work?”
But it’s working, in two inspiring programs in South Bend, Indiana, and St. Paul, Minnesota.
Early on, people told Lewis and Clark Charter Montessori School Executive Director Melissa Harbert to stay away from the new program: “You can’t do ‘proper’ Montessori in a public school.” […]