Children workingogether on geometry board shape matching at the Rhymes and Rhythms International Montessori School in Myanmar
Rhymes and Rhythms School in Myanmar
In 2014, Ly Mon, established the Rhymes and Rhythms International Montessori Preschool in her native country of Myanmar in Southeast Asia. She is proud to report that this is the first authentic Montessori school started in her country in this modern era.
Ly’s school began with her interest in teaching in 2002 when she attended the London Metropolitian Unviersity, in London, UK. Studying in this new culture, she became keenly aware of the rigid system of education in her own country, as it was focused almost entirely of memorizing information without any real understanding of the subject matter content...read more
|Evelyn Onyeka, organizer, IMS New Education Network in Nigeria
IMS New Education Network in Nigeria
Evelyn Onyeka, Nigerian educator, writes about how she created an IMS network in Nigeria to expand awareness of the “new education”, and introduce the unique IMS approach and technology of ‘true natural’ Montessori teaching.
By Evelyn Onyeka
I recently stumbled on to the founder of the International Montessori Society (IMS) Lee Havis, on Facebook through some mutual friend while searching for foreign partnership to conduct a training workshop on the Montessori method of education...read more
|Child working with the geometric solids, matching each three-dimensional object with its name - Cypresswood Montessor School Spring, TX
Cypresswood Montessori School in Spring, Texas
The Cypresswood Montessori School in Spring, Texas, was established in January 2003 by its founder, Sahera Nasser, who now serves as its main director. An active early childhood educator for 30 years, Sahera began her interest in Montessori teaching with the birth of her youngest son. At that time, she acquired training in Montessori education in England and taught there for several years...Read more
Government and Education
Analyzing result of recent political action
By Lee Havis
In today’s modern society, IMS and “true natural” Montessori teaching are in fundament conflict with government in its support of conventional education. This conflict arises because of the government’s monopoly control and operation of a vast system of public and approved private schools that all parents are forced to support and send their children to under the threat of punishment for violating compulsory attendance laws...read more