So what's so cool about Montessori schools?
"I was a slow convert," Meagan Holman answers. It took until she saw her 6-year-old son bloom in first grade at Fernwood Montessori School in Bay View for her to be convinced about the distinctive Montessori approach, built on a child's choices to pursue learning in a classroom without conventional grades and textbooks.
Click on the header to read this article from the Milwaukee-Wisconsin Journal Sentinel about Montessori schools saving the Milwaukee Public School system. Also visit Farm Fresh American Restaurant in Brooklyn for Montessori talk at the dinner table: Hunter's Brooklyn!