The misconception that Montessori children are always allowed to do “whatever they want” is a common one. In truth, discipline is an integral part of every Montessori classroom, with the ultimate goal being to teach children to regulate themselves. It is important to understand that self-discipline is not a skill that is learned overnight; rather it is the result of many years of development.
By Kristen Levy – King’s Wood Parent King’s Wood is a special place. I felt it the first time I walked through its door 3 1/2 years ago. If you were to ask me back then what was so special about it, I would have simply replied, “I don’t know, it’s just this feeling I have and it is hard to explain.” Needless to
“It is not human nature for all men to tread the same path of development, as animals do of a single species.” ~ Maria Montessori What would bring an accountant, a hair stylist, a hockey player and a gynecologist to the Hulbig’s home on a rainy Friday night in December to share appetizers, drinks and stories? The King’s Wood Montessori Annual Holiday Cocktail party of