Video: Community environment
The fundamental aim of Montessori education is to help children become fully-fledged citizens of the world. How do we achieve something so monumental?
One of the active ways we do this is by creating a classroom community, a microcosm of society that utilizes multi-age groups, peer-guided learning and the understanding that everyone in the community needs to take part in its functioning by cooperating with others and participating to the best of their ability. Through working together towards common goals, we develop independent, critical thinkers who understand their role and value within the group. Check out our video: