If you are interested in knowing more about the Montessori educational approach, here are a few links that can give you a good introduction:

Association Montessori Internationale –

American Montessori Society –

Daily Montessori –

Our Montessori Home –

Montessori Services –


The following books by Dr Maria Montessori and Dr Mario Montessori provide essential background reading if you would like to know more about the Montessori method:

The Absorbent Mind

The Secret of Childhood

The Discovery of the Child

The Formation of Man

To Educate the Human Potential

Advanced Montessori Method – Book 1

Education For Human Development

Other books:

Understanding Montessori: A Guide for Parents, by Maren Schmidt M. Ed, Dana Schmidt and Syd Kruse