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"If, like some, you regret that Montessori too rarely in her writings appreciated the humanity of teachers�their creativity, their curiosity, their doubts�this book stands as the perfect complement."�

Evocative and unique, The Tao of Montessori offers a quiet balance to the noisy demands of teaching and parenting through a special blend of encourag

Paperback, 174 pages
Published February 9th 2007 by iUniverse Star (first published 2005)
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I could read this book over and over... peaceful. Exactly the kind of education I want for my children- intelligent and calm. Whenever I am feeling stressed, I can pick up this book and feel completely refocused in parenting and teaching. Ahhhh.
Some interesting ideas to mull over, but just not a lot of practical help in a Montessori classroom. Great in theory, but the reality is a bit different. And much of the material seems to cover the younger kids.
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