“I have studied the child. I have taken what the child has given me and expressed it and that is what is called the Montessori method.”
~Dr. Maria Montessori
Dr. Maria Montessori reading to children
When people use the term “Montessori” they are usually referring to one of these three things: “Montessori” the person, “Montessori” the teaching method or “Montessori” as a philosophy.
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