Sensory Education Through the Ages

Sensory Education Through the Ages

“Free the child’s potential, and you will transform him into the world” Maria Montessori More than a century ago Maria Montessori developed her extraordinary and innovative education program. She recognized that the senses play a crucial role in the...
Practical Life Through the Levels

Practical Life Through the Levels

“The environment must be rich in motives which lend interest to activity and invite the child to conduct his own experiences.” Maria Montessori Practical life at the toddler level is primarily built into the environment.  There are some materials on the shelves,...
Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.” John Fitzgerald Kennedy With Thanksgiving just a few weeks away, the classrooms have posted their sign-ups for the ingredients...
Welcome Back to School

Welcome Back to School

“We discovered that education is not something which the teacher does, but that it is a natural process which develops spontaneously in the human being.” Maria Montessori We are now in the second month of school. The classrooms are almost normalized and...
The Start of a New School Year

The Start of a New School Year

“We discovered that education is not something which the teacher does, but that it is a natural process which develops spontaneously in the human being.” Marci Montessori We are off to a positive start at the Montessori Greenhouse Schools. The hallways are...