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2nd Annual Walk for Mansio

When: Sunday, September 27th, 2014 at 8:30 a.m. -noon Our 3 Mile Family Walk begins at 9:00 followed by post walk festivities including DJ, games, food, raffle and more!!! Where: Leroy Oakes Forest Preserve Shelter #1 -37W370 Dean St.,...

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Montessori Featured on Google

Anyone that visited Google’s homepage on August 31st saw the Google logo rendered as a collection of Montessori educational materials: This was done in honor of Maria Montessori’s 142nd birthday. Google’s famous co-founders were educated in a Montessori environment...

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The Montessori Environment and Peace

It is truly eye-opening after completing my Montessori teaching education. Having seen the Montessori approach, I strive to make my life more peaceful so that I can pass on this Montessori philosophy. As a Montessori educator, I must have...

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Montessori Education and the Three Year Cycle

When reading about Montessori education, you will occasionally see reference to the “Montessori three year cycle.” Unless you are a Montessori educator, it is unlikely that you have thought much about the Montessori method and its nuances. As a...

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Practical Life at Montessori

Practical Life is the first area in the classroom that any new student will explore. The shelves are arranged with the top shelf having the easiest works to complete with the level of difficulty increasing as they move to...

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