Recommended Reading - Books

  • Drive
    From Daniel H. Pink, the author of the bestselling A Whole New Mind , comes a paradigm-shattering look at what truly motivates us and how we can use that knowledge to work smarter and live better.
  • Montessori Madness
    We know we need to improve our traditional school system, both public and private. But how? More homework? Better-qualified teachers? Longer school days or school years? More testing? More funding? No, no, no, no, and no. Montessori Madness!
  • Montessori Today
    Written for parents, teachers, and administrators, this book presents Maria Montessori's theories on learning at each developmental stage.
  • Montessori: The Science Behind The Genius
    Dr. Lillard has made a major contribution with this scientific exploration of how the Montessori model best prepares children to succeed in school and later life.
  • Out of Our Minds: Learning To Be Creative
    There is a paradox. Most children think they’re highly creative: most adults think they’re not. What happens to them as they grow up? Throughout the world,
  • Punished by Rewards
    Our basic strategy for raising children, teaching students, and managing workers can be summarized in six words: Do this and you'll get that.
  • The Tao of Montessori
    The Tao of Montessori is a gift from one teacher to all teachers, as well as to the parents of the children who are “the tiny miracles that unfold every day in our classrooms.”
  • Understanding the Human Being: The Importance of the First Three Years of Life
    From her unique vantage point as a medical doctor and Montessorian, Dr. Montanaro addresses prenatal life, symbiosis, breastfeeding and weaning, brain development and the ...
  • Whole New Mind
    Lawyers. Accountants. Computer programmers. That’s what our parents encouraged us to become when we grew up. But Mom and Dad were wrong. The future belongs to a very different kind of person with a very different kind of mind.