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Montessori education provides better outcomes than traditional methods, study finds

A study comparing outcomes of children at a public inner-city Montessori school with children who attended traditional schools indicates that Montessori education leads...


Research shows benefits of Montessori education

Article - The Guardian

Psychologists in the US found that across a range of abilities, children at Montessori schools out-performed those given a traditional education...


Continuing Professional Development - Opening up Montessori

Article - Nursery World

Early years practitioners who wish to develop a specialism in Montessori practice can now use the Montessori Diploma to fast-track to the new...


Montessori wants nurseries to have free school choice

Article- Nursery World


The chief executive of the Montessori Schools Association has criticised the Government's plans for free schools and academies because...


Essex Montessori Schools Outstanding

Article - Nursery World

The Montessori Pre-School at Flitch Green primary in Little Dumnow has been awarded an outstanding grade by Ofsted. This ultimate accolade adds...


Montessori state school planned for London by 2012

Article - BBC News


The BBC reports that the first state Montessori primary school is planned for east London with the target of opening in 2012.


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First-ever Montessori state school planned

Article - The Independent


The Montessori Schools Association is planning to set up a state primary school in the UK for the first time. The move would pit its...


Tories to offer alternative state education at Montessori schools

Article - London Evening Standard


Parents will be able to choose an alternative state education for their children under Conservative plans to create hundreds...


Children at Montessori schools are better educated

Article - Daily Mail


A controversial schooling method that focuses on personal development rather than exams produces more mature, creative and socially adept...


Montessori schools: Where learning is child's play

Article - The Independent


Montessori has come full circle. The education philosophy, developed by Maria Montessori 101 years ago to teach poor children in Rome,...


Learning the Montessori way

Article - BBC News


In a Montessori classroom, children work largely on their own with special equipment designed to develop their sensory, numeric, language...