A Montessori Handbook Author:R. C. Orem Half the text of this book consists of "Dr. Montessori's Own Handbook," the only authentic practical manual of the Montessori Method, and the other half consists of new material on current Montessori theory and practice. This volume, the first to integrate Dr. Montessori's writings with up-to-date commentary, is a preeminently practical book, co... more »ntaining her whole theory and its application in a nutshell.
This book is designed to be useful for both practicing teachers and interested parents. Each section of the Montessori text is introduced by an interperative commentary and accompanied by a brief essay relating that particular aspect of Montessori to current educational practices. An Appendix provides a guide to what to look for in a good Montessori school.« less