Maria Montessori went beyond the conventions of the day to seek a new way of knowing and loving a child. In THE DISCOVERY OF THE CHILD, she describes the nature of the child and her method of working more fully with the child’s urge to learn. With 16 pages of photographs.
Dr. Maria Montessori (1870–1952) was an Italian physician, teacher, and innovator, acclaimed for her eponymous educational method that builds on the way children naturally learn. She opened the first Montessori school, the Casa dei Bambini, in Rome in 1907, and… More about Maria Montessori
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Published by Ballantine Books May 12, 1986| 352 Pages| 4-3/16 x 6-7/8| ISBN 9780345336569