Category Archives: Montessori Education

The Story Behind Our Logo

We are celebrating 35 years of creating self-inspired learners in Houston and Pearland this year. Since we were founded in 1984, Montessori School of Downtown has proudly displayed its unique beach ball logo at every campus. While some may dismiss it as just a colorful image, the beach ball was actually carefully chosen to represent…

The Importance of Global Education

In this globalized age, we are closer than ever to people around the world, due to the accessibility of technology. As industries span several continents, it is more likely that in our careers, we will need to be able to navigate cultural differences with respect and understanding. Because of this, it is more important than…

Benefits and Key Concepts of Montessori Education

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Montessori education is a method of education that is based on hands-on learning, self-directed activity, and collaborative play. In a Montessori classroom setting, teachers provide children with age-appropriate activities. Children are also given the freedom to make creative choices in their learning. They can work individually or in groups to help them reach their full…