One of our members, Phyllis Povell, published a book on Montessori, Montessori Comes to America: The Leadership of Maria Montessori
and Nancy McCormick Rambusch (UVA, 2009), which gave an in depth view of Montessori's relationship with one of her greatest U.S.
Estamos hablando de la impronta que han dejado pedagogos y docentes tan insignes como Maria Montessori
, Lorenzo Milani, Don Bosco o Emma Castelnuovo mas recientemente, por citar solo algunos de los exponentes que han influido en la educacion en Espana, Portugal, Iberoamerica, al igual que en otras regiones del mundo.
Additionally, the nursery will focus on the Montessori method, which is an educational approach developed by Italian physician and educator Maria Montessori
which describes an environment tailored to the Sensitive Periods of children, prepared with materials appropriate for the age and abilities of the children in a particular classroom (McCormick Rambusch, 2010).
's 142nd birthday has been commemorated by Google, with the search engine giant dedicating their daily doodle to the Italian physician.
, The Discovery Of The Child, Italian physician and educator (1870-1952)
Based on Maria Montessori
's Principals the workshop has a modular structure and comprises significant topics such as Absorbent Mind, Sensitive Periods, Child Stages of Development, Deviation & Normality , Sensitive Periods & 5 Core subjects of Montessori i.e.
(2.) Maria Montessori
, The Montessori Method (New York: Schocken Books, 1964), p.
The course itself was, and continues to be, made up of a series of lectures (both theoretical and practical) and demonstrations focused on how to use the didactic materials designed by Maria Montessori
as key learning tools.
Two of the greatest educators in history were Italian: Vittorino da Feltre during the Renaissance and Maria Montessori
in the 20th century.