In the beginning it’s doing simple things on their own. Slowly children gain skills and confidence so that their little inner voice says “I am capable” and “I am trusted to do things".
Albert Einstein understood the value of educating the whole person, to balance the social/emotional with intellectual learning. In this quote he beautifully describes what he though education should be.
How do you know as a parent that you are being offered a real Montessori experience? It can often be very hard for parents to know what a quality Montessori programme looks like and what to expect.
The move to high school is a big change for all children. Here's our fact sheet about the transition for Montessori East graduates.
Children from three different Montessori primary schools join together for a big athletics day.