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A Conversation with Sonia Manzano: Sesame Street's "Maria"
Montessori Method / Montessori People
In an interview with Sonia Manzano, Sesame Street’s “Maria,” she discusses children, learning, politics, entertainment, and writing. She was a keynote speaker at the AMS 2017 Annual Conference.
Guidance Instead of Discipline: Thoughts for Parents
Montessori Method / Parent Relations
Guide your child in the right direction by modeling appropriate behavior, showing your child how to do a task, being calm and respectful if your child needs redirecting, and holding them accountable.
Montessori’s Plan for the More Beautiful World Our Hearts Know is Possible
Professional Development / Montessori Method
Marta Donahoe, AMS 2019 Living Legacy, presents her vision for a better, more peaceful world.
Parent Relations / Montessori Method
How do grandparents fit into today’s hectic, technology-driven world? Probably just fine!
Montessori for Children with Learning Differences
Montessori Method / Special Needs
The Montessori Method is intrinsically designed to cater to each individual. This article offers myriad ways Montessori teachers can adapt their lessons for students with learning differences.
The Montessori Method Applied to Dementia: An International Perspective
Montessori Method / Special Needs / Dementia
Applying the Montessori Method to persons with dementia helps to recognize disenfranchised groups, give them a voice, and include them in the larger community, which transforms society.
The Hard Work of Public Montessori
Montessori Method / Public Schools
Why aren’t there more public Montessori schools? Reflecting on personal experiences, the author discusses the many challenges public and independent Montessori schools face, and makes the case for overcoming these difficulties.
5 Core Components of Montessori Education
Learn what makes Montessori education unique.
What Is Montessori Education?
Families / General Public / Press / Parents / Montessori Method
Montessori education values the development of the whole child—physical, social, emotional, cognitive. We believe that children love to learn!
Maria Montessori Quotes
Maria Montessori’s key ideas—in her own words.
Press / Parents / General Public / Families / Montessori Method
Key words and terms specific to Montessori, explained in simple, easy-to-understand language.
Inside the Montessori Classroom
Parents / Families / Montessori Method / Montessori Materials / Infant & Toddler / Early Childhood / Elementary / Secondary
To grasp the essence of Montessori education, just step inside a classroom. You will see how the prepared environment invites inquiry, discovery, and instills the values of peace and social justice.
Benefits of Montessori Education
Families / Parents / General Public / Press / Montessori Method
Montessori education helps your child develop independence, a sense of empathy and social justice, and a lifelong love of learning. Find out how.
Montessori and Your Child
Families / Parents / General Public / Montessori Method / Infant & Toddler
Montessori education reaches beyond classroom walls, and prepares children to be responsible, independent, and capable individuals at home and in the world. Find out how.
Montessori at Home
Families / Parents / Montessori Method
You can bring Montessori home. Discover how the Montessori approach to learning can come alive outside the classroom.