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How Google's Larry Page became a responsible entrepreneur | theguardian.com

“An unconventional education was a second significant influence in Page’s life. Like his Google co-founder, Sergey Brin, Page attended Montessori schools until he entered high school.

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Education

Walking in the child's shoes

Montessori, M., & Costelloe, M. J. (1972). Introduction, Childhood: A Social -Problem. The secret of childhood (pp. 76-79). New York: Ballantine Books. (Original work published 1966) 385 more words

The Secret Of Childhood Chapter Discussion

In the News...

In between covering crime and political hearing, Aline Barros, a reporter for the Silver Spring Gazette took time to visit Evergreen School. She learned about our history, our Montessori program and  plans for our 50th anniversary.   71 more words

Elementary Education

Crawling towards Practical Life

By Carrie

Andrea is now 17 Months and is still mostly crawling and cruising around.  She can definitely be considered a late walker.  It was drilled into us during our Montessori training that when a child begins walking s/he will have “hands free to transform the environment”, meaning the child would be ready to take on practical life activities.   1,944 more words

And we're back!

Well folks!  We are back and ready for action!  In the past couple of weeks we have undergone a huge project—-we are in the process of redoing our website and blog!   545 more words

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Quote of the Week

When children get to reflect on their own interests and strengths, they realize how special they really are. By assuring children that although they may not be able to do everything that their brothers or sisters or peers can do, they are unique individuals with special abilities they can share. 61 more words

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Forced napping, an obstacle to growth

Montessori, M., & Costelloe, M. J. (1972). Introduction, Childhood: A Social -Problem. The secret of childhood (pp. 71-75). New York: Ballantine Books. (Original work published 1966) 279 more words

The Secret Of Childhood Chapter Discussion