Montessori education around the world

Montessori education around the world

A traditional public school classroom in the United States looks very different from a traditional classroom in Japan and a traditional classroom in Brazil. This is because culture, national standards and measurements of educational success dictate what is done in the...
History of the Montessori Method

History of the Montessori Method

There is nothing “new age” about Montessori education. In fact, Montessori Schools across the globe are using the same principles that Dr. Maria Montessori discovered and developed herself more than 110 years ago. Understanding the history of Montessori education...
How to deal with back-to-school anxiety

How to deal with back-to-school anxiety

The beginning of a new school year is filled with new friends, brand new school supplies and fun experiences. But, going back to school can be nerve-wracking and even more intimidating for first-timers. Many parents and children alike experience back-to-school...
Students excited as they explore art at Maria Montessori School

Students excited as they explore art at Maria Montessori School

As we prepare to finish another school year at Maria Montessori School, we wanted to share our students’ accomplishments and proudly display beautiful art pieces that were created throughout the semester. Through our art class, students have the opportunity to explore...
14th Annual Maria Montessori School Regatta and Duck Race

14th Annual Maria Montessori School Regatta and Duck Race

Due to potentially bad weather the Regatta has been moved to May 13th, 2017. With each new year, enthusiasm grows for our Regatta and Duck Race. For 14 years, we’ve seen families from all over the Mid-South gather for a Saturday of outdoor fun and family competition....

We love to learn from our students at MMS!

Watching children share their newfound understanding of the world is exciting. This is why Maria Montessori School holds our Lesson Open House. This night is an opportunity for our students to develop a lesson plan to educate their parents on a topic they’ve learned...