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Montessori and Your Child
Families / Parents / General Public / Montessori Method / Infant & Toddler
Montessori education reaches beyond classroom walls, and prepares children to be responsible, independent, and capable individuals at home and in the world. Find out how.
Benefits of Montessori Education
Families / Parents / General Public / Press / Montessori Method
Montessori education helps your child develop independence, a sense of empathy and social justice, and a lifelong love of learning. Find out how.
Early Childhood / Special Needs / Montessori Method / Behavior
Ready to learn more? We provide answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about Montessori education.
Montessori at Home
Families / Parents / Montessori Method
You can bring Montessori home. Discover how the Montessori approach to learning can come alive outside the classroom.
Press / Parents / General Public / Families / Montessori Method
Key words and terms specific to Montessori, explained in simple, easy-to-understand language.
5 Core Components of Montessori Education
Learn what makes Montessori education unique.
Montessori Elementary Programs
Elementary I / Elementary II / Families / Parents / General Public / Montessori Method / Montessori Materials / Elementary
Montessori Elementary programs support the development and growth of children ages 6 – 12.
Montessori Secondary Programs
Secondary I / Secondary II / Families / General Public / Parents / Secondary / Montessori Method
Montessori Secondary programs are uniquely suited to support the cognitive and social development of youth ages 12 – 18.
Parent Relations / Montessori Method
How do grandparents fit into today’s hectic, technology-driven world? Probably just fine!
A Conversation with Sonia Manzano: Sesame Street's "Maria"
Montessori Method / Montessori People
In an interview with Sonia Manzano, Sesame Street’s “Maria,” she discusses children, learning, politics, entertainment, and writing. She was a keynote speaker at the AMS 2017 Annual Conference.
The Hard Work of Public Montessori
Montessori Method / Public Schools
Why aren’t there more public Montessori schools? Reflecting on personal experiences, the author discusses the many challenges public and independent Montessori schools face, and makes the case for overcoming these difficulties.
Montessori for Children with Learning Differences
Montessori Method / Special Needs
The Montessori Method is intrinsically designed to cater to each individual. This article offers myriad ways Montessori teachers can adapt their lessons for students with learning differences.
Guidance Instead of Discipline: Thoughts for Parents
Montessori Method / Parent Relations
Guide your child in the right direction by modeling appropriate behavior, showing your child how to do a task, being calm and respectful if your child needs redirecting, and holding them accountable.
Montessori’s Plan for the More Beautiful World Our Hearts Know is Possible
Professional Development / Montessori Method
Marta Donahoe, AMS 2019 Living Legacy, presents her vision for a better, more peaceful world.
The Montessori Method Applied to Dementia: An International Perspective
Montessori Method / Special Needs / Dementia
Applying the Montessori Method to persons with dementia helps to recognize disenfranchised groups, give them a voice, and include them in the larger community, which transforms society.