In Memoriam: Bretta Weiss Wolff

Bretta Weiss Wolff, 1926 – 2022

On Tuesday, April 26, 2022, Bretta Weiss Wolff, former national director of the American Montessori Society (1978 – 1992) and the 12th AMS Living Legacy (2004), passed away peacefully at the age of 96. For over 50 years, Bretta was a major change agent for AMS and for the greater Montessori Movement because of her ability to move Montessori education forward on both local and national levels.