Celebrate with us and meet Maria Montessori
Here is yet another amazing story of achievement. Maria was a clever, multi-talented woman whose methods of early childhood education are still applied in Montessori schools world-wide.
Many people do not know that Maria Montessori was actually the first female doctor in Italy. Maria is an inspiring role model for girls as she had to overcome some prejudice to achieve her dream of becoming a doctor. When her first application at medical school was refused, Maria stayed firm in her belief and told the interviewing professor, “I know I shall become a doctor”.
She believed education was essential to the achievement of peace and went on to develop a revolutionary teaching method. It grew into a movement that spread all over the world. Find out how the Montessori schools came about as her story comes to life through her BioView®.
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