Maria Montessori once wrote, ““Little children, from the moment they are weaned, are making their way toward independence.” Besides the Montessori-prepared environment that your children enjoy during their time with us, the home environment is an ideal way to nurture a child’s journey toward independence, confidence and, ultimately, a sense of freedom. And a simple, […]
Children are surprisingly resilient and adaptable, but change can still be difficult. If your child is just beginning his or her Montessori experience, it’s important to make the transition as stress-free and easy as possible, which will also make it easier on you. The good news is that there are a few simple things you […]
Are the educational pathways we choose actually giving them the tools, skills and mindset to succeed, and even become great leaders?
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Join the Directors Mari-Ann & Linda 2016 Annual Conference American Montessori Society 2016 Annual Conference March 10 – 13Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers Chicago, IL Sponsorships & Exhibitions: Information about sponsorships and exhibitions will be released late summer. For sponsor inquiries, contact Kristine Cooper. For exhibitor inquiries, contact George Markham. About the Conference “The laws governing […]
Frequently Asked Questions About Montessori As a clearinghouse for all things Montessori, we at AMS often find ourselves fielding questions from the general public. Though there are differences in who is doing the asking—we hear from parents, college students, reporters, and school board members, among others—many similar themes emerge. Here are some of the things […]