Many parents come to Mt. Lebanon Montessori because they’ve heard about our Montessori program. They’ve heard that our students become passionate, lifelong learners—and that it’s completely different from a traditional education where a teacher stands at the front of the classroom. Where did this revolutionary method come from?
A little over 100 years ago, however, an Italian doctor named Maria Montessori changed education forever when she proposed a revolutionary child-centered education model.
Who was Maria Montessori?
History of Montessori