Why Montessori Education?

  • Collaboration
  • Hands-On Learning
  • Teaching as Guidance
  • Community
  • Independence and Self Confidence
  • Concentration

Traditional: Teacher-directed discipline
Montessori: Student-directed discipline

Traditional: Focuses on a product
Montessori: Focuses on the process

Traditional: Direct and small group instruction
Montessori: Individualized lessons with self-teaching materials

Traditional: Same age groups
Montessori: Mixed age groups

Traditional: Teacher-directed instructional location
Montessori: Student-directed instructional location

Traditional: Schedule blocked by subject
Montessori: Uninterrupted blocks of time with student choice