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Summer School at San Diego Exposition

Available from: California Digital Newspaper Collection

Publication: Eagle Rock Sentinel (Eagle Rock, California)

Pages: 2

Americas, International Montessori Training Course (San Diego, USA, 5 July - 13 August, 1915), Maria Montessori - Biographic sources, North America, Panama-California Exposition (1915, San Diego, California), United States of America

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Abstract/Notes: "SUMMER SCHOOL AT SAN DIEGO EXPOSITION. A vast pilgrimage of students, teachers and educational experts will invade the San Diego Exposition for attendance at the exposition’s summer hcbool to be held from July 5 to August 13. This promises to be without equal in the history of the progress of education, for the faculty will include some of the most remarkable authorities on education. Standing high in this list is Dr. Maria Montessori of Rome, founder of the famed system of teaching of this name. Dr. Montessori will assume direct charge of the Montessori Institute to be established during the session. Among the courses will be history and geography of South America, Spanish grammar and literature, modern history and the peace movement, modern literature, culture history, American archaeology, anthropology, vocational education and direction, mental and physical testing with laboratory work, elementary manual training and primitive arts with demonstrations by Indian workers, and agriculture with demonstrations. There will be special lectures on peace and conciliation, modern education, human welfaré and arts and science. To popularize the summer school the exposition directors have fixed the unusually low fee of $7.50 for the term, which will include admission to the exposition. Among the educators who will be in the faculty are Dr. J.C. Thompson, surgeon of the United States navy; Dr. Edgar L. Hewett, director of the School of American Archaeology; Percy Alvin Martin, Ph.D., assistant professor of history, Stanford University; Dean W.F. Bliss of the State Normal School, San Diego; Mariam E. Besley, William T. Skilling, and Maria Goddard, in addition to special lecturers. The remarkable ethnological exhibit by the Smithsonian Institution the ancient and modern Indian display, the commercial representation and the quite unprecedented agricultural and horticultural displays crowning the work in architecture equip the San Diego Exposition with extraordinary facilities for study. Practically all, moreover, is permanent, this being almost unique in world’s fair achievement."

Language: English

Article

Teaching Plans of Montessori; Goes to San Diego to Talk Over Arrangements at the Fair

Available from: ProQuest Historical Newspapers

Publication: Los Angeles Times (Los Angeles, California)

Pages: II-6

Americas, Maria Montessori - Biographic sources, North America, Panama-California Exposition (1915, San Diego, California), United States of America

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Abstract/Notes: "San Diego, May 2 - Madame Maria Montessori of Rome, Italy, founder of the Montessori system of child-teaching, arrived in San Diego today to confer with the officials of the Panama-California Exposition, City Board of Education, and President of the State Normal School regarding her course in child-teaching †o be conducted in San Diego in July. This course, the first teacher ever given my Madame Montessori in America, will be made a feature of the exposition and will be given in a building especially erected by the exposition according to plans of Madame Montessori. This is part of a four-months' course that Madame Montessori has been engaged to give by the California State Board of Education. She will teacher during May and June in Los Angeles, in San Diego the month of July and at the Panama-Pacific Exposition in San Francisco during August. Madame Montessori is accompanied by Adelia McAlpine Pile, a New York City girl, who has been her pupil and constant companion in Rome for two years. Miss Pile is the teacher's interpreter and will assist her in conducting the summer course."

Language: English

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San Francisco Invites the World: The Panama-Pacific International Exposition of 1915

Maria Montessori - Photographs, Montessori schools - Photographs, Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915, San Francisco, California)

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Abstract/Notes: Page 72-73 includes a photo of the interior of the Montessori demonstration class ("the glass house") at the Panama-Pacific International Exposition (PPIE).

Language: English

Published: San Francisco, California: Chronicle Books, 1991

ISBN: 0-87701-838-3 978-0-87701-838-4

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Correction of Error and the Psychic Development of the Child ([San Francisco, Panama Pacific International Exposition] Lecture 18: 14 September 1915)

Book Title: The California Lectures of Maria Montessori, 1915: Collected Speeches and Writings by Maria Montessori

Pages: 204-212

Maria Montessori - Speeches, addresses, etc., Maria Montessori - Writings, Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915, San Francisco, California)

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Language: English

Published: Amsterdam, Netherlands: Montessori-Pierson Publishing Company, 2018

ISBN: 978-1-85109-296-3

Series: The Montessori Series , 15

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Understanding the Physical Aids Us in the Child's Psychic Development ([San Francisco, Panama Pacific International Exposition] Lecture 7: 14 August 1915)

Book Title: The California Lectures of Maria Montessori, 1915: Collected Speeches and Writings by Maria Montessori

Pages: 101-112

Maria Montessori - Speeches, addresses, etc., Maria Montessori - Writings, Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915, San Francisco, California)

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Language: English

Published: Amsterdam, Netherlands: Montessori-Pierson Publishing Company, 2018

ISBN: 978-1-85109-296-3

Series: The Montessori Series , 15

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The Scientific Teacher According to Maria Montessori: The 'New Type' of Teacher, Part 2 ([San Francisco, Panama Pacific International Exposition] Lecture 2: 7 August 1915)

Book Title: The California Lectures of Maria Montessori, 1915: Collected Speeches and Writings by Maria Montessori

Pages: 69-74

Maria Montessori - Speeches, addresses, etc., Maria Montessori - Writings, Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915, San Francisco, California)

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Language: English

Published: Amsterdam, Netherlands: Montessori-Pierson Publishing Company, 2018

ISBN: 978-1-85109-296-3

Series: The Montessori Series , 15

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The Scientific Teacher According to Maria Montessori: The 'New Type' of Teacher, Part 1 ([San Francisco, Panama Pacific International Exposition] Lecture 1: 6 August 1915)

Book Title: The California Lectures of Maria Montessori, 1915: Collected Speeches and Writings by Maria Montessori

Pages: 60-68

Maria Montessori - Speeches, addresses, etc., Maria Montessori - Writings, Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915, San Francisco, California)

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Language: English

Published: Amsterdam, Netherlands: Montessori-Pierson Publishing Company, 2018

ISBN: 978-1-85109-296-3

Series: The Montessori Series , 15

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The Psychic Development of the Child Parallels the Physical ([San Francisco, Panama Pacific International Exposition] Lecture 6: 13 August 1915)

Book Title: The California Lectures of Maria Montessori, 1915: Collected Speeches and Writings by Maria Montessori

Pages: 92-100

Maria Montessori - Speeches, addresses, etc., Maria Montessori - Writings, Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915, San Francisco, California)

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Language: English

Published: Amsterdam, Netherlands: Montessori-Pierson Publishing Company, 2018

ISBN: 978-1-85109-296-3

Series: The Montessori Series , 15

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The Manipulative Materials in Relation to the Child's Psychic Development ([San Francisco, Panama Pacific International Exposition] Lecture 11: 26 August 1915)

Book Title: The California Lectures of Maria Montessori, 1915: Collected Speeches and Writings by Maria Montessori

Pages: 148-159

Maria Montessori - Speeches, addresses, etc., Maria Montessori - Writings, Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915, San Francisco, California)

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Language: English

Published: Amsterdam, Netherlands: Montessori-Pierson Publishing Company, 2018

ISBN: 978-1-85109-296-3

Series: The Montessori Series , 15

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The Human Senses and the Psychic Development of the Child ([San Francisco, Panama Pacific International Exposition] Lecture 20: 20 September 1915)

Book Title: The California Lectures of Maria Montessori, 1915: Collected Speeches and Writings by Maria Montessori

Pages: 224-232

Maria Montessori - Speeches, addresses, etc., Maria Montessori - Writings, Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915, San Francisco, California)

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Language: English

Published: Amsterdam, Netherlands: Montessori-Pierson Publishing Company, 2018

ISBN: 978-1-85109-296-3

Series: The Montessori Series , 15

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