Why Do Parents Choose Montessori?
In the US, there are more than 3,000 Montessori schools including 560 public programs (public-montessori.org). Why do so many parents choose Montessori for their children? They see their children develop into curiosity-driven, global, responsible, independent, and empathetic leaders and collaborators.
Five Core Components of Montessori
Montessori education values the development of the whole child: Physical, Social, Emotional and Cognitive
The five core components of Montessori are:
1. Specially trained Montessori Teachers
2. Multi-Age Classrooms
3. Using Montessori Materials
4. Child Directed Work
5. Uninterrupted Work Periods