About Montessori

Maria Montessori developed a proven method for success in early childhood education

Maria MontessoriEducation should no longer be mostly imparting of knowledge, but must take a new path, seeking the release of human potentialitiesPeace Montessori School’s philosophy adheres to the spirit and practice of Maria Montessori, an Italian physician and educator. The Montessori teaching system is a proven method for success in early childhood education. Due to its focus on low student-teacher ratios and emphasis on high quality specialized teaching materials, it has yet to be adopted by public school systems. Hence, the Montessori method seems a bit mysterious to many. 
Here we demystify Montessori by answering some of the more commonly asked questions. Of course, if you have additional questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Who was Maria Montessori?

What is the Montessori Method?

Why did Maria Montessori develop her special teaching method?

What is a Sensitive Period?

What is the Montessori concept of freedom?

What is the Montessori concept of discipline?

How does Montessori teaching compare with traditional education?

What happens after Montessori?

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