Maria Montessori was one of the most important early years educators of the 20th century, the innovator of classroom practices and ideas which have had a profound influence on the education of young children the world over.
Children are encouraged to
1. Choose activities according to their interests.
2. Promote Independence, for example help to prepare a snack.
3. Learn at their own pace.
1. Classes that are not segregated by age.
2. Freedom within a structured environment.
3. Follow the child.
“Within the child lies the fate of the future.” – Maria Montessori