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Montessori Fast Facts

Fast Facts: What Is Montessori?

Montessori education is an approach to learning that honors the human spirit and the development of the whole child—physical, social, emotional, and cognitive—and views the child as one who is naturally eager for knowledge.

Fast Facts: Montessori Research

A growing body of evidence demonstrates the success of Montessori's holistic approach in achieving strong results on both academic and non-academic student outcomes.

Fast Facts: Public Montessori Schools

Find facts and figures related to public Montessori schools worldwide, including barriers to implementation and important historic dates.

Fast Facts: WHAT EXACTLY IS AN AMS-ACCREDITED SCHOOL?

AMS accreditation is the highest level of recognition a Montessori school can achieve. About 15% of AMS’s member schools are AMS-accredited.

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