What is Montessori School?
A Montessori school practices a very specific educational model. The Montessori model was developed in Italy in the early 1900’s. It is a child-centered educational approach in which students work with specially designed materials, and it facilitates the student organizing his/her thinking and applying knowledge to real-world experiences. Visit our Montessori page to learn more about the benefits of the Montessori model and which schools in Charleston County participate in this instructional model.