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It’s back to school time! Google celebrated Maria Montessori’s 142nd birthday today with this search page graphic. Google’s two founders became friends in college recognizing the Montessori mindset in each other.
Of course we love these (increasingly frequent) articles on the positive effects of Montessori on business innovation and creative thinking. Read on! The Globe and Mail “Maria Montessori: guru for a new generation of business innovators” by James Martin.
While parenting Montessori children, here’s a new twist to praise and building “self-esteem”. Count how many times a day you say “Good Job!” to your children… then read this: How Can We Help Our Children Avoid the “Self-Esteem Trap?” written … Continue reading
Check out this Facebook page on “Stuff Montessori Kids Say”…. there are some hysterical stories! http://www.facebook.com/StuffMontessoriKidsSay
Here’s a great site for bite size tidbits of info on Montessori and childhood development issues. It’s written by Maren Stark Schmidt, who is the author of Understanding Montessori: A Guide for Parents. http://www.kidstalknews.com/