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In Memoriam: Margaret Ann "Peggy" Loeffler

Available from: ProQuest

Publication: Montessori Life, vol. 28, no. 3

Pages: 24-25

Margaret Ann Loeffler - Biographic sources, Obituaries, ⛔ No DOI found

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Abstract/Notes: In 1962-63, Peggy and Dr. Sylvia Richardson obtained 2 years of funding to train teachers in the Montessori method at Oklahoma University College of Medicine's Child Study Center and Casady School's Primary Division. In 1972, Peggy founded Rainbow Fleet, a non-profit organization dedicated to making the best Early Childhood teaching methods available to all teachers, parents, and child-care professionals.

Language: English

ISSN: 1054-0040

Article

Montessori Summer School

Publication: Montessori Notes, vol. 1, no. 6

Pages: 102–104

Anna Maria Maccheroni - Biographic sources, Claude Albert Claremont - Biographic sources, England, Europe, Francesca Claremont - Biographic sources, Great Britain, Montessori Society (United Kingdom) - Periodicals, Northern Europe, Trainings, United Kingdom, ⛔ No DOI found

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Abstract/Notes: Summer course at Montessori Training College, Hampstead, by Claude and Francesca Claremont and Anna Maccheroni

Language: English

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Shared Visions and Common Roots: Montessori, Pratt and Steiner

Available from: Taylor and Francis Online

Publication: Educational Forum, vol. 54, no. 1

Pages: 49-64

Caroline Pratt - Biographic sources, Caroline Pratt - Philosophy, Maria Montessori - Biographic sources, Maria Montessori - Philosophy, Montessori method of education - Criticism, interpretation, etc., Progressive education - Criticism, interpretation, etc., Rudolf Steiner - Biographic sources, Rudolf Steiner - Philosophy, Waldorf method of education - Criticism, interpretation, etc.

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Abstract/Notes: There are schools where educating the whole child was never a mere slogan and consequently has never gone out of fashion. Begun early in this century, these schools still thrive, providing evidence of the variety of ways in which holistic education takes form. This article takes a brief look at three such schools stemming from the thinking of, respectively, Maria Montessori, John Dewey, and Rudolf Steiner. I write from the vantage point of a teacher of young children for many years, and now a teacher of their teachers. My intention is to sketch out the connections as much as the contrasts among these three approaches and to trace their common heritage. When education has become as fragmented and meaningless for many children as life is for their families, a strong alliance is called for among holistic educators. We need to remind ourselves of the closeness of our basic beliefs even as we continue to enact them in varied and differing ways. The interconnections among these three approaches to education can themselves be traced to Johann H. Pestalozzi and Friedrich Froebel, and I will try to identify the roots these two pioneers shared...

Language: English

DOI: 10.1080/00131728909335517

ISSN: 0013-1725, 1938-8098

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Resources on the World Wide Web

Publication: Montessori International, vol. 70

Pages: 37

⛔ No DOI found

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Language: English

ISSN: 1470-8647

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Maria Montessori, M.D.: A Biographical Sketch

Publication: Montessori Matters

Pages: 2–4

Maria Montessori - Biographic sources, Reginald Calvert Orem - Writings, ⛔ No DOI found

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Language: English

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Resources

Publication: Tomorrow's Child, vol. 5, no. 3

Pages: 22

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Abstract/Notes: Elsie's Cool Creations; The Creative Process (portraits of great people, including Maria Montessori)

Language: English

ISSN: 1071-6246

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Resources

Publication: AMI Elementary Alumni Association Newsletter, vol. 37, no. 3

Pages: 14–15

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Abstract/Notes: anniversary of Brown v Board of Ed; science resources

Language: English

Book

Some Sources of the Montessori Method and Facets of its Founder

Available from: HathiTrust

Maria Montessori - Biographic sources, Montessori method of education - Criticism, interpretation, etc.

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Language: English

Published: Corpus Christi, Texas: Lilliput Schoolhouse, 1963

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Reviews and Resources

Publication: AMI Elementary Alumni Association Newsletter, vol. 35, no. 3

Pages: 11–12

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Abstract/Notes: Rev. of Raising a Son, by Don and Jeanne Elium; anatomy Internet resources; book sources; information on constitutions

Language: English

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Resources

Publication: AMI Elementary Alumni Association Newsletter, vol. 35, no. 2

Pages: 5

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Abstract/Notes: Internet, book, and project resources for teachers and students, including archaeology, geology

Language: English

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