The Montessori System Examined

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The Montessori System Examined  
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Author William Heard Kilpatrick
Country United States
Language English
Publication date 1914

This book is a critical examination of Maria Montessori's method of education. It was written by an American professor of education in 1914 when the Montessori method was still new.

Contents[edit]

  1. Introduction
  2. Education as Development
  3. The Doctrine of Liberty
  4. Adequacy of Self-Expression in the Montessori System
  5. Auto-Education
  6. Exercises of Practical Life
  7. Sense-Training by Means of the Didactic Apparatus
  8. The School Arts: Reading, Writing, and Arithmetic
  9. Conclusions

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In the public domain. Full text available from Google Books: version 1 and version 2.




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