Category: Why Montessori

WHEATON MONTESSORI SCHOOL NEWS

Work or Play? A Peek Inside the Montessori Classroom

  You know Montessori classrooms are different than most. You’ve heard the rumors: children run around doing whatever […]

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Adolescent Community Partners with Two Brothers Coffee Roasters

Most days we share news that is pertains more to our Primary and Elementary Classrooms.  One reason is […]

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Parent Perspective: This is what 6 a.m looks like.

We received this wonderful email today from Aastha, whose daughter Sanavi is in Mrs. Berdick’s Primary Class:    […]

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I had trouble sleeping the night before my daughter started first grade.

From Catherine Penney, Elementary Assistant Emeritus.  Mrs. Penney was an assistant in our Early Elementary class for the […]

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International Day of Peace

International Day of Peace is September 21st.  At Wheaton Montessori School, “Education for Peace” is a mainstay of […]

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Jude’s Graduation Speech

Please take a moment and read through Jude’s remarks, which he gave during our Recognition Ceremony in May.  […]

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Scout’s Graduation Speech

Please take a moment and read through Scout’s remarks, which she gave during our Recognition Ceremony in May.  […]

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Ben’s Graduation Speech

Please take a moment and read through Ben’s remarks, which he gave during our Recognition Ceremony in May.  […]

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Montessori Principles in the Workplace?

Very often, we hear parents discuss how much they love Montessori principles – for their young children.  We […]

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Parent Perspective: A Father’s Thoughts on 9th Grade

When Tracy and I enrolled our daughter Scout in the Wheaton Montessori Junior High program, it seemed apparent […]

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Preventing Math Anxiety

Researchers from the University of Cambridge recently released a report following their study of math anxiety in primary […]

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Author Spotlight: Mo Willems

Mo Willems: you either already know and love this author, or you know and love this author’s work […]

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Why Stay for 9th Grade? Mrs. Jonelis Responds

Why Stay at Wheaton Montessori School for the 9th Grade Year? from Mrs. Jonelis, Math Specialist in the […]

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Montessori Basics: What is Grace and Courtesy?

If you are just beginning to learn about Montessori education, you’ve probably heard the phrase grace and courtesy.  […]

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A Peek Inside a Montessori Classroom

“Inside Montessori” is releasing a full-length documentary later this year, which will spotlight several Montessori schools across the […]

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