The Secret of Childhood

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Orient Longman, 1978 - Child development - 239 pages
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Dr Montessori s revolutionary method of education began early this century. In this classic work she expounds her conviction that in the child there are laws of growth in character and disposition as marked as those in his physical life. This book will be of great interest and importance to all those who care for the young.

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Maria Montessori is a genius. She was born in 1870. To have such great insights on children's development in that era is very rare. If you heard about Monterssori and is skeptical about her philosophy ... Read full review

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I've been interested in Montessori style education since having my son, and we have implemented some Montessori ideas in his room and with his toys/learning materials (a floor bed in his room, toys ... Read full review

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