This page is intended to provide resource information to parents or Montessori educators with links to other web sites as well as recommended reading.
Recommended Reading: Montessori and Parenting
Maria Montessori: Her Life and Work by E. M. Standing**
The Absorbent Mind by Maria Montessori
The Montessori Method by Maria Montessori
The Secret of Childhood by Maria Montessori
Children: The Challenge : The Classic Work on Improving Parent-Child Relations–Intelligent, Humane & Eminently Practical by Rudolf Dreikurs
Positive Discipline by Jane Nelson
Positive Discipline for Preschoolers : For Their Early Years-Raising Children Who Are Responsible, Respectful, and Resourceful by Jane Nelsen
Positive Discipline A-Z, Revised and Expanded 2nd Edition: From Toddlers to Teens, 1001 Solutions to Everyday Parenting Problems by Jane Nelsen, Lynn Lott, H. Stephen Glenn
7 Strategies for Developing Capable* Students (*responsible, respectful, and resourceful) by Jane Nelsen, Michael L. Brock, H. Stephen Glenn
**Titles available for check out through the IMS Library
All titles available on line at Amazon.com
Web Links: Montessori
www.montessori.org Excellent web site designed to support schools, parents and Montessori organizations. An On Line Library and Montessori books available on line.
www.amshq.org American Montessori Society. Issaquah Montessori is an affiliate member of the AMS. This web site is designed to support schools and parents as well as provide information around Montessori education
http://montessoriconnections.com This is a jam packed site filled with great information. If you only visit one site you probably want to go here. The slight nuisance caused by ad banners (from sponsors of the site) is easily outweighed by the quality and quantity of information that this site provides.
www.montessori.org/mariawho.htm A historical perspective of Maria Montessori