Maria Montessori (1870-1952) brought about a revolution in the classroom. She developed a method of teaching small children and inspired a movement that carried that method into every corner of the world. In her rich and forthright biography, Rita Kramer brings this powerful woman to life, illuminating not only her lasting contributions to child development and social reform, but also the controversies surrounding her training methods and private life.
Montessori for the New Millennium: Practical Guidance on the Teaching and Education of Children of All Ages, Based on a Rediscovery of the True Principles and Vision of Maria Montessori Roland A. Lubienski Wentworth.
Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1999
Playful Learning: Concerns about the British Primary School Curriculum Made Their Way onto the Political Agenda Last Year with the Publication of the Interim Rose Report. with the Full Report Imminent, Richard Willis Looks at the History of Progressive Education and Ponders Its Future Willis, Richard.
History Today, Vol. 59, No. 2, February 2009