google co-founder larry page sights montessori as a significant influence
The Guardian published an article last week on Google co-founder Larry Page. He sights his Montessori education as one of four key influences in his life. It's an article definitely worth reading. Following is a short extract and a link to the ull article follows.
“To understand Google’s orientation toward creating global change, it’s helpful to know a bit about four influences that helped shape Larry Page’s world view: his grandfather’s history in the early labor movement, his education in Montessori schools, his admiration for the visionary inventor Nikola Tesla, and his participation in the Leader Shape Institute when he was enrolled at the University of Michigan’s engineering school."
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