Montessori Philosophy

The Montessori philosophy is more than the materials in the classroom, or the teacher giving lessons. It is an attitude toward children, a way of understanding their unique nature and allowing them to grow and develop to their fullest potential.

Montessori Philosophy in a Nutshell

Montessori Philosophy in a Nutshell

At Children’s House Montessori School, our program is based on the philosophy of Maria Montessori, who felt that the …
Who was Maria Montessori?

Who was Maria Montessori?

Although Dr. Maria Montessori is best known as an educator, she was a medical pioneer as well, becoming, in 1896, the …
Montessori Best Practices

Montessori Best Practices

Here at Children’s House we are proud to provide our families with an authentic Montessori program by following …
Understanding Montessori: The Child

Understanding Montessori: The Child

Like many other educational philosophers, Dr. Montessori believed that human beings pass through stages in their …
Understanding Montessori: The Learning Environment

Understanding Montessori: The Learning Environment

Dr. Montessori believed that learning is accomplished by the individual himself. The child learns by means of the …
Understanding Montessori: The Teacher

Understanding Montessori: The Teacher

The Montessori teacher is trained to observe carefully, to know the different needs of her children and to provide a …
Authentic Montessori: The Importance of the Three-Year Cycle

Authentic Montessori: The Importance of the Three-Year Cycle

One of the best ways to learn something, is to teach it! At any Montessori school with authentic, mixed-aged classes, …
Our Vision: How CHMS Interprets Maria Montessori’s Philosophy

Our Vision: How CHMS Interprets Maria Montessori’s Philosophy

“If help and salvation are to come, they can only come from children, for children are the makers of …
Montessori Education: Learn More

Montessori Education: Learn More

Below are a few of the many resources you might find interesting in learning about Montessori and searching for the …