Is It For All Children?

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The Montessori system has been used successfully with children aged from 2 ½ from all socio-economic, emotional, mental and physical levels. Montessori schools believe very strongly that intelligence is not fixed at birth, nor is the human potential anywhere near as limited as it sometimes seems in traditional education.  We know that each child is a full and complete individua...
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What Is It?

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It is a system of education in both a philosophy of child growth and a rational for guiding such growth. It is based on a child’s developmental needs for freedom within limits and a carefully prepared environment that guarantees exposure to materials and experience through which to develop intelligence as well as physical and psychological abilities.  It is designed to take ful...
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How Did It Begin?

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Dr Montessori, the first women to graduate from the University of Tome Medical School, became interested in education as a doctor treating mentally handicapped children.  After returning to the university ,for further study, she began her work with non-handicapped children on the in 1904.  In her research, Dr Montessori noted the specific characteristics associated with the chi...
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