Montessori: A Modern Approach (Google eBook)
Montessori: A Modern Approach has been called the single best book for anyone -- educator, childcare professional, and especially parent -- seeking answers to the questions: What is the Montessori method? Are its revolutionary ideas about early childhood education relevant to today's world? And most important, especially for today's dual-career couples. Is a Montessori education right for my child?
Paula Polk Lillard writes both as a trained educators and as a concerned parent -- she has many years as a public school teacher, but it was her enthusiasm for the education her own child experienced in a Montessori school that led her to become a leading voice in the Montessori movement in this country.
Her book offers the clearest and most concise statement of the Montessori method of child development and education available today.
From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Review: Montessori: A Modern ApproachUser Review - Jessica Dornieden - Goodreads
A great summary of the Montessori method essentials! Read full review
Review: Montessori: A Modern ApproachUser Review - Janel - Goodreads
I feel like I am much more knowledgable about Montessori's educational approach and it is interesting to compare the to-a-tee Montessori traditional method with branches from it. Read full review