Growth of Public Montessori in the United States: 1975-2014

Growth of Public Montessori in the United States: 1975-2014 Four decades of growth The last fifteen years have witnessed a surge of interest in Montessori education. This interest is evident in a rise in research on Montessori, increased mainstream press, and the opening of new Montessori schools. This growth in Montessori programs is evident not just in the private but also in the public sector, where we estimate that over 300 new public Montessori programs have opened since...