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ERIC Number: EJ602136
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-1522-9734
Foreword to "The Secret of Childhood."
Stephenson, Margaret E.
NAMTA Journal, v25 nl p17-28 Win 2000
Discusses the basic discoveries of Montessori's Casa dei Bambini. Considers principles of Montessori's organizing theory: the absorbent mind, the unfolding nature of life, the spiritual embryo, self-construction, acquisition of culture, creativity of life, repetition of exercise, freedom within limits, children's discovery of knowledge, the secret of childhood, the mystery of human potential, and the importance of observation and evaluation. (JPB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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