Recommended Reading - Books
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.
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!
Written for parents, teachers, and administrators, this book presents Maria Montessori's theories on learning at each developmental stage.
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.
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,
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 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.”
From her unique vantage point as a medical doctor and Montessorian, Dr. Montanaro addresses prenatal life, symbiosis, breastfeeding and weaning, brain development and the ...
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.