Contemporary Research

  1. Listen to this interview with Dr. Steven Hughes, President of the American Academy of Pediatric Neuroscience.–Steven-Hughes-.html?soid=1102658088044&aid=LLgc8i0ep0Y
  2. What Should School Be For? Maren Schmidt reports on Dr. Stephen Hughes’ work as a pediatric neuropsychologist and his findings about how the Montessori approach serves the child in both important and beautiful ways.  Visit Dr. Hughes’ website for more,
  3. Dr. Angeline Lillard’s research offers scientific support for Montessori principles and practices.  Visit her website to learn more about her work and new book, Montessori:  The Science Behind the Genius. For a list of articles and links, visit
  4. View this video of Dr. Hughes discussing the Montessori method, created by the Montessori Administrators group.  And, visit their website: