Montessori Resources

Why Montessori?

Trevor Eissler tells the story of a child’s experience with a Montessori school compared to a conventional school. Eissler is the author of Montessori Madness! A Parent to Parent Argument for Montessori Education.


Frequently Asked Questions

The Michael Olaf Montessori Company has compiled a great list of answers to questions that many parents have about Montessori education. For more information on the history of Montessori, cost, scheduling, age groups, and more you can visit this website.

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Further Reading

  • Education for Human Development: Understanding Montessori by By Mario Montessori, Jr.
  • Maria Montessori: Her Life and Work by E.M. Standing
  • The Montessori Revolution in Education by E.M. Standing
  • Montessori, A Modern Approach by Paula Polk Lillard
  • Montessori Today by Paula Polk Lillard
  • Montessori From the Start: The Child at Home, from Birth to Three (with Lynn Lillard Jessen) by Paula Polk Lillard
  • Understanding Montessori: A Guide for Parents by Maren Schmidt
Staying Together

Sunny Hollow Montessori has been engaged in learning from home (distance learning) since March 16, 2020. Our school building is closed but our learning and connections continue!

For resources and updates about Sunny Hollow's learning from home program, please check here.

We are still accepting applications for the 2020-2021 school year on a “space available” basis. Information here.