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  Montessori Resources
An excellent resource for news and information about Montessori education including a blog format and links to other resources.
Dr. Steven J. Hughes, PhD, LP, ABPdN A pediatric neuropsychologist and assistant professor of pediatrics in Pediatric Clinical Neurosciences at the University of Minnesota, Steven is a highly qualified resource for brain and psychological research supporting the traditional Montessori philosophy and teaching method. Watch Steven's humorous yet rigorous talks to find out how today's neuroscience research corroborates Dr. Montessori's findings of 100 years ago.

Steven Hughes illustrates and explains to a live audience why Montessori meets the needs of learners: Good at Doing Things, http://vimeo.com/9994321 (content starts at 10:45)

Looking to avoid pitfalls? Wondering why "self-esteem" became the holy grail? Watch this screencast of Steven's presentation Modern Parenting: Tips, Tricks, And Traps
Note: The first 13 minutes are silent. http://vimeo.com/6748697
Association Montessori International/USA
The International organization for traditional Montessori Teacher Training that Dr. Maria Montessori started in 1929 to protect and manage the standards of her work. The Director of Sundborn is AMI trained.
Montessori Northwest
"MINW" in SE Portland, is THE training center on the west coast in that provides AMI Montessori teacher training at the Assistants to Infancy (ages 0 - 3) and Primary (ages 3 - 6) levels, and serves as a hub of activity within the Montessori community. MINW also offers parent education, continuing education workshops, community education and personalized staff development for Montessori professionals.
North American Montessori Teachers' Association
Montessori Professional Organization that hosts workshops and seminars for Teachers and Parents. It  links Montessorians with their legacy and their future. Its services include print publications, audio visuals, conferences, and research.
Northwest Montessori School: Seattle, Washington, USA
The largest and oldest traditional Montessori School in the Seattle area, Northwest Montessori School continues to support the vision and growth of Sundborn Children's House.
Oregon Montessori Association
OMA provides Professional Training, Networking and Community Outreach to support vibrant Montessori education in Oregon and Southwet Washington
  Traditional Montessori Schools Near Sundborn
Corvallis Montessori School: Corvallis, Oregon, USA
Primary and Elementary Montessori School
  Philomath Montessori School, Philomath, Oregon, USA
A Primary Montessori School that has also contributed to the Nhimbe School
  Other Links
Ancient Ways
Non-profit organization partner in the Nhimbe School in Zimbabwe
Humberside Montessori School: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
A Montessori School that has contributed to the Nhimbe School
Institute for Earth Education
A national organization to support education about nature and the environmen. IEE programs emphasize understanding basic ecological processes, developing positive feelings for the natural world, and making personal lifestyle changes.
  Keystone Montessori, El Cerrito, California, USA
A Montessori School that has contributed to the Nhimbe School
Montessori Centenary Celebration
Celebration Event of the 100 year anniversary of the first Montessori Classroom in Italy
  Portage Collaborative Montessori School: North Canton, Ohio, USA
A Montessori School that has contributed to the Nhimbe School
The Natural Step Network
Sundborn Children's House is a member of The Natural Step, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to education, advisory work and research in sustainable development. Since 1989, it has worked with thousands of corporations, municipalities, academic institutions and not-for-profit organizations that have proven that moving strategically toward sustainability leads to new opportunities, reduced costs, and dramatically reduced ecological and social impacts.


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