The Montessori method of education is based on the principles of child development and is designed to meet the individual needs of each child.
Here are some potential benefits of a Montessori education:
- Encourages independence: Montessori schools encourage children to be independent and to take responsibility for their own learning. This can help children develop self-confidence and a sense of accomplishment.
- Promotes self-directed learning: In a Montessori classroom, children are free to choose their own activities and work at their own pace. This can foster a love of learning and help children develop a strong sense of curiosity.
- Focuses on the whole child: The Montessori method takes into account the individual needs and interests of each child, including their cognitive, physical, emotional, and social development.
- Encourages social interaction: Montessori classrooms often have mixed age groups, which can help children learn to work and communicate with others of different ages and abilities.
- Develops problem-solving skills: Montessori classrooms often have a range of materials and activities that encourage children to think critically and solve problems on their own.
At the Montessori School of Milton our mission is to provide quality Montessori education, in an environment which caters to the physical, intellectual, emotional and social well being of the child. With this in mind we observe the needs of the children and aim to provide an environment for them, which will be individually tailored. Within this framework your child will explore, discover and grow.
If you are considering a Montessori education for your child, contact us today to book a tour!