Sandpaper alphabetNew research compares Montessori and traditional schools.

This is a summary of a recent meta-analysis research study Posted on September 13, 2023, by Psychology Today.


A new analysis compares Montessori and traditional education.
The data show that a Montessori education provides academic benefits, especially in language and math.
Montessori students demonstrated stronger executive function and reported a more positive school experience.

It’s been more than 100 years since Dr. Maria Montessori first developed the Montessori method of education, which focuses on building children’s resourcefulness and natural abilities through practical play.

Today, Montessori is the most widespread alternative to traditional education. There are thousands of Montessori schools across the globe where students practice daily life skills, learn through hands-on activities, and explore the interdisciplinary nature of science and social studies.

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