Montessori News

By Carolyn Lanni, Primary Directress at the Montessori School of Lake Forest It is not easy to be a Montessori Parent. Tolerating your child’s shoes being on the wrong feet, sitting on your hands while they flip their coat thirty times before finally getting it 
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By Mia Stompanato, Primary Directress at the Montessori School of Lake Forest as featured in Daily North Shore on October 23, 2017  (https://jwcdaily.com/2017/10/23/montessori-where-children-love-to-learn/) As we roll into the second month of school, I sit back, observe my happy students and wonder what the state of 
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By Kristin Caldwell, Toddler Directress at the Montessori School of Lake Forest as featured in Daily North Shore on August 21, 2017 (https://jwcdaily.com/2017/08/21/authenticity-in-the-toddler-years/) It seems that everywhere we turn these days, someone is extolling the virtues of “authenticity” . . . and giving advice on 
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