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28 July 2020
Due to the Coronavirus situation, many changes have had to be made to planned celebrations. The Municipality of Chiaravalle will still be able to offer the following birthday tributes: Birthplace of Maria Montessori -...

20 July 2020
Lilly Platt is 12 years old and she is a Global Environmentalist, Speaker and Youth Ambassador for the Plastic Pollution Coalition, YouthMundus and WODI. In this interview, Lilly shares her story on the importance of the...

6 May 2020
Last autumn, in preparation of the celebrations of Maria Montessori’s 150th birthday some of her great-grandchildren planted the special Montessori tulip named on her grave in Noordwijk, the Netherlands. Now on the 6th...

2 April 2020
Montessori alumni James Lawrence shares his Montessori story from age 3 at the Maria Montessori School (MMI) in Hampstead Heath, London UK to professional footballer, playing for RSC Anderlecht in Belgium and currently...

11 March 2020
We are excited to announce an exquisite boutique publication on the occasion of the launch of the Maria Montessori tulip: a small colourful book with spectacular photo's and a host of details on the tulip, its history,...