Articles & Links

Further Montessori Information

BBC: Extraordinary women

A beautiful English version of the BBC production of Maria Montessori via their series of Extraordinary Women. With excellent commentary by Lynn Lawrence of AMI.

Montessori Madness

Movie about difference between regular and Montessori education.

Montessori: The Science Behind the Genius

Video interview with Dr. Angeline S. Lillard, author of Montessori: The Science Behind the Genius.

Resources for Children's House

3 year olds in the Children's House

The young child: the back bone of the Montessori system - article by Tessa Wessels and Lies van Santen (Dutch).

Resources for Elementary

Elementary Classroom Management: Cosmic Education

An article about implementing Cosmic Education in Elementary

The magic of reading (Lower Elementary)

Blog about starting to read

Resources for Parents

Education for Life: Neuroscience perspectives on Montessori Education

Montessori Education explained by Pediatric Neuropsychologist Dr. Steve Hughes

The Kavanaugh Report Blog

A blog by Nicole Kavanaugh with countless ideas, resources, and insights into Montessori at home from birth.

The Montessori Toddler

A fantastic book by Simone Davis about using the Montessori approach with toddlers.

Practical Guide to the Montessori Method at Home

This book by Julia Palmarola includes many activity ideas for ages 0-6.