ERIC Number: EJ647743
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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The Essence of Montessori. Spotlight: Updating Our Agendas.
Loeffler, Margaret H.
Montessori Life, v14 n1 p34-36 Win 2002
Discusses the essential elements of Montessori educational philosophy and theory, focusing on the integration, development, and maintenance of the four characteristics of normalization (concentration, work, discipline, sociability) into adulthood. Discusses Montessori's view that development and retention of these positive characteristics could be the foundation for a peaceful world. Describes the training and role of the Montessori educator. (KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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