Author Archive | Victoria Brailsford


Courage to Thrive

The first duty of an educator is to stir up life, but leave it free to develop.  –Maria Montessori I wear many hats for the Age of Montessori, including those first phone call meetings with adult learner candidates during the enrollment period, teaching summer Residencies, and supervising the Internship year that follows. From start to […]

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Creativity in Montessori

“The things he sees are not just remembered; they form a part of his soul.” –Maria Montessori Most parents hope that their child’s environment will be one that encourages creativity. We delight in the sight of our child pulling on an apron and approaching an art easel stocked with beautiful paints and fresh paper. We […]

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