What About the Montessori Kids?

Anytime you want to ask students about their schools you expect to get a mixed bag of information.  It depends on the ages of the people involved and many other factors, such as age, geographical location, economic situation or their general mood and attitude. Arianna was homeschooled and did not come to Montessori until the […]

Teacher Training for Montessori Schools

Teaching is a noble and respected profession and we need well educated and dedicated people who want to educate our children.  Montessori has schools all over the world on six continents, but you need to have a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree to get started and then will need to add some […]

Special Needs Children and Montessori

The concept of a Montessori education may seem ideal for children with special needs such as autism, ADHD and other learning challenges. There are both positives and negatives in this idea.  Montessori schools are concerned with the best interests of each child and strive to provide this to each student.   Montessori classrooms are equipped […]

Benefits of a Montessori Education

All forms of education offer a benefit to someone.  Mountainside Montessori takes this very seriously.  Mountainside Montessori provides an opportunity for children to develop individual potential as responsible, competent, and respectful citizens with an understanding that learning is for life. Every child is a unique individual.  Our education recognizes that children lean in different ways, […]

Beyond Mountainside Montessori

These days we are truly a global community.  With the Internet, Facebook, Instagram and a host of other social media, we can connect with people all over the world.  Many of those people may have young children and be just as curious about education as you are.  Many families also make the choice to accept […]

Mountainside Montessori and AMI

We are proud to be a Montessori school and its ideals and educational opportunities and especially to be recognized by AMI-Association Montessori International-USA as part of their organization.  We follow their standards and practices and want you to know that we adhere to these principals completely.  There are many resources available for interested parents and […]