Learn More about Montessori

Metropolitan Montessori School is accredited by the American Montessori Society and the New York State Association of Independent Schools.

Maria Montessori’s book, The Absorbent Mind, lays out her theory on child development.

Many books have been written about Maria Montessori and Montessori education. Some good ones are Montessori Today by Paula Lillard, Montessori: The Science Behind the Genius by Angeline Stoll Lillard, Understanding Montessori: A Guide for Parents by Maren Schmidt,
Montessori Madness: A Parent to Parent Argument by Trevor Eissler, Montessori From the Start: The Child at Home, from Birth to Age Three by Paula Polk Lillard and Lynn Lillard Jessen and Montessori—A Modern Approach by Paula Polk Lillard.