Montessori Research

This page is dedicated to the research about Montessori and student outcomes.
December 4, 2017

Pet Food Drive a Success

In early October the elementary class hosted a Pet Food Drive collecting donations for the Animeals program. Thanks to all who participated!
December 4, 2017

Bedford Community Christmas Station

Blue Ridge Montessori School is a collection hub for the Bedford Community Christmas Station. Help us today!
June 6, 2017
summer activities

Summer Activity Ideas

Summertime is the perfect time for outdoor projects. Maria Montessori believed that young children ought to be engaged in meaningful work using their hands. If you […]

Montessori Research and Development

Does Montessori Work? What Does Research Say About Montessori and Student Outcomes?

Montessori parents understand how this approach to education nurtures the development of children in all areas including physical, intellectual, language, and social-emotional. More than just anecdotal evidence though, scientific research also confirms that Montessori children have an advantage not only academically, but also in social and emotional development. Here we hope to share a number of ongoing studies that will help you better understand and evaluate Montessori education.

Useful Links

Study: Montessori Education Erases Income Achievement Gap
Learning Soft Skills In Childhood Can Prevent Harder Problems Later
PDF Download: Evaluating Montessori Education