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A True Balancing Act: Technology and the Montessori Classroom

Article reposted with permission from MontessoriRocks.org When I think of the presence of technology in a classroom, whether it be a traditional or Montessori classroom, one requirement comes to mind: Meaningful. If you watch carefully how public and private schools now market their schools (yes, they now have to market), you often hear things like …

Entrepreneurs Start in a Montessori Kindergarten

Article reposted with permission from MontessoriRocks.org(This link opens in a new window) By Amanda Witulski Jeff Bezos of Amazon.com. Larry Page & Sergey Brin of Google.com.  Julia Child, Cooking Extraordinaire. Anne Frank, Author. Taylor Swift, Pop Singer. All of these people have something in common… a Montessori education that started in Kindergarten. An entrepreneur can …

The Common Core and Montessori

Article reposted with permission from MontessoriRocks.org As the administrator of a public Montessori charter school, I can’t even begin to explain the excitement on a parent’s face when I tell them that at our school their child can receive a Montessori education for free. I explain to them how a charter school receives funding much like …

Top 5 Reasons Why Montessori Works

Article reposted with permission from MontessoriRocks.org As a Montessori parent and advocate, I can honestly say that I fell in love with Montessori at first sight. Over the years, I’ve watched my son benefit in so many ways because of his educational experiences. His love for learning, academic abilities, compassion and self-motivation are all qualities …