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Article

Nursery Schools: A Primer for Parents: 13 Outstanding Nursery Schools

Available from: ProQuest - Women's Magazine Archive

Publication: Ladies' Home Journal, vol. 88, no. 11

Pages: 74, 159-164

Americas, North America, United States of America

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Abstract/Notes: Includes some basic information about Montessori schools in America.

Language: English

ISSN: 0023-7124

Article

The Montessori Land School: The Root and Branch of Lake Country School

Publication: Communications: Journal of the Association Montessori Internationale (2009-2012), vol. 2011, no. 1-2

Pages: 176–184

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Language: English

ISSN: 1877-539X

Article

The OEkos Schools Program [13 participating schools]

Publication: OEkosphere [Œkosphere], vol. 1, no. 5

Pages: 6

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Language: English

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The Comparison of the Intuitive Mathematic Skills of Preschool Children Who Take Education According to Ministry of National Education Preschool Education Program and Montessori Approach

Available from: IISTE - International Knowledge Sharing Platform

Publication: International Journal of Scientific and Technological Research, vol. 6, no. 6

Pages: 167

Asia, Comparative education, Mathematics education, Middle East, Montessori method of education, Preschool children, Preschool education, Turkey, Western Asia

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Abstract/Notes: This study analyzed intuitive mathematics abilities of preschool children and to ascertain whether there was a difference between children who were educated according to the Ministry of National Education (MoNE) preschool education program and the Montessori approach. It was also examined whether the intuitive mathematics abilities of the children who were educated according to the MoNE program and Montessori approach showed a significant difference according to variables of gender, duration of pre-school education, and educational levels of parents. The study sample of the study consisted of 121 children (56 girls, 65 boys) aged between 60-72 months. The data was collected via “Personal Information Form” and “Intuitive Mathematics Ability Scale” developed by Güven (2001). Intuitive mathematical abilities of children who were educated according to the Montessori program were more developed compared to those of children educated according to MoNE program. There was no significant difference in intuitive mathematical abilities according to duration of preschool education, education levels of parents. As a result of the study, a significant difference was observed in the intuitive math abilities of the children trained according to the MoNE program in favor of the girls, whereas no significant difference was observed trained according to the Montessori approach. The results are discussed in light of the relevant literature.

Language: Turkish

DOI: 10.7176/JSTR/6-06-12

ISSN: 2422-8702

Article

The Birth of a Public School Montessori Program [Central Kitsap School District, Washington]

Publication: Montessori Life, vol. 4, no. 1

Pages: 11

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Language: English

ISSN: 1054-0040

Article

Schools Helping Schools: Public Relations Programme

Publication: Montessori Matters

Pages: 23

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Language: English

Article

Un Campement d'Enfants: La Nursery-School de Deptford [A Children's Camp: Deptford Nursery-School]

Available from: Bibliothèque Nationale de France (BNF) - Gallica

Publication: La Nouvelle éducation, no. 24

Pages: 32-35

England, Europe, Great Britain, Montessori materials, Northern Europe, United Kingdom

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Abstract/Notes: Includes a mention of the Montessori materials.

Language: French

ISSN: 2492-3524

Doctoral Dissertation

Charter Schools: A Descriptive Study of Empowerment within the Operation of Charter Schools

Available from: ProQuest - Dissertations and Theses

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Abstract/Notes: The purpose of this study was to describe the variables that contributed to the establishment of a charter school in an urban Arizona district and rural California district noting the similarities and dissimilarities, and to disclose the factors used to justify the implementation of the Montessori theory of education. Another purpose of the study was to describe the guidelines for maintaining a charter school, and the evaluation methods and factors used in the school's unique experience with staffing and funding. This research was descriptive and employed a case study approach. Descriptive research methodology was used to identify the same factors found in the Arizona study replicated by the researcher. Nonprobability, purposive sampling technique was the sampling used in the study. The instrument used for the study was interviews. Findings. The NFL/YET Academy in Arizona and Discovery Charter School in California experienced many similarities when the same variables were applied to both schools. As a result, the stakeholders of both schools used the principles of the organizational theory of empowerment to implement choices in curriculum. This process allowed the stakeholders an opportunity to meet the educational needs of students in the community. The following conclusions were made: (1) community empowerment plays a vital role in educating children; (2) the charter school movement allows parents, teachers, administrators, and community leaders to be involved in the creation of school governance and curriculum; and (3) charter schools allow all stakeholders to become involved in the decision-making process. The following are recommendations for further study: (1) This study should be conducted using a greater number of charter schools, and (2) This study should be conducted using administrator's leadership style in the organizational theory area of structure/roles.

Language: English

Published: La Verne, California, 2003

Article

To Prosper and Grow: A History of Elonera School, Willogong's First Primary School [Australia]

Publication: Montessori Matters

Pages: 9

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Language: English

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Model of Teacher–Student Interaction Based on Students’ Uniqueness in Elementary School (Benchmarking to Sto. Rosario Montessori School Philippine)

Available from: Rumah Jurnal - Institut Agama Islam Negeri Kudus

, Mohamad Agung Rokhimawan (Author)

Publication: Elementary: Islamic Teacher Journal, vol. 10, no. 1

Pages: 1-22

Asia, Australasia, Elementary education, Elementary schools, Elementary schools, Montessori schools, Philippines, Southeast Asia, Teacher-student relationships

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Abstract/Notes: The uniqueness of learning in elementary school Sto. Rosario Montessori School Philippines Using the k-12 curriculum, by imitating the United States model, namely the Cooperative Learning model and the Communicative Learning approach. The purpose of this study is to design a teacher-student interaction model for basic education in Indonesia. This model is designed with the benchmarking Sto. Rosario Montessori School, Philippines. This research approach uses a qualitative approach. With the research method of level 1 R&D studies. Then qualitative data processing and data analysis were carried out. Data analysis gives meaning to the data from observations, interviews, documentation, and literature studies that have been collected so that they get a very important meaning in a study. Analyzing qualitative data can be done by reducing data, displaying data, and data conclusions. The result of this research is the design of the teacher-student interaction model for elementary school students which contains the philosophy, concepts, mechanisms and general guidelines for the application of the model. The model in this study uses cooperative learning and communicative learning. (1) The philosophy of the model “students are unique creatures”; (2) The concept of the model: cases, individual conditions of students and solving cases faced by students; (3) The model mechanism: (a) Mapping of students’ conditions; (b) Teacher training on leadership patterns; (c) The teacher classifies the students’ condition; (d) implementation of teaching and learning; (4) General instructions for implementing the designed model.

Language: English

ISSN: 2503-0256, 2355-0155

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