About Montessori

Montessori in a nutshell 

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.

Montessori promotes
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