Wednesday, April 6, 2011
Author, pilot, and Montessori dad, Trevor Eissler, bemoans Montessori's "peace, love, wimpy" image. "Montessori's not wimpy," he says. Montessori education is rigorous. Montessori education emphasizes personal responsibility -- and that is certainly not wimpy."
Now comes the perfect antidote: The Montessori Mafia toughens up the Montessori image in a "sticky" way.