Inspiring discovery during the summer months

Inspiring discovery during the summer months

When school is out, many parents struggle with keeping children occupied. There’s nothing scarier than exhausting your summer activities list within the first week! But, with a small change of attitude and a touch or creativity, you’ll find that the summer is an...
All about the River Series!

All about the River Series!

Nearly three years ago, one of our parents, Zac Ives, created a concert series to benefit the Maria Montessori School. Affectionately called the River Series, the concert series puts on six concerts annually (three in the spring, three in the fall) at the Maria...

Maria Montessori’s influence on traditional classrooms

Maria Montessori began her journey to rejuvenate childhood education more than 100 years ago. Since then, her method has grown into a movement, boasting approximately 4,500 Montessori-style schools in the U.S. and an estimated 20,000 throughout the world. Her ideas...
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...