Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/13619
Title: Montessori: The Australian Story
Contributor(s): Feez, Susan  (author)orcid 
Publication Date: 2013
Handle Link: https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/13619
Abstract: The first centenary of Montessori education in Australia is a multi-layered saga, a tapestry of tales woven together by a single unbroken thread: Australians bringing to life the vision of Italian physician and educator Dr Maria Montessori (1870-1952) in the service of Australian children. The commitment and dedication of Australian Montessorians has, since the beginning, also made an impression beyond Australian shores. The story chronicled here could never be a complete record of all Australian Montessori schools, all Australian Montessori educators and all Australian children who have attended Montessori schools, much less the many hundreds of Australian benefactors and volunteers who have supported Montessori education over the years. It is, instead, offered as a first account of the Montessori work undertaken in this country over the last century.
Publication Type: Book
Publisher: NewSouth Publishing
Place of Publication: Sydney, Australia
ISBN: 9781742233635
9781742246543
Field of Research (FOR) 2008: 130202 Curriculum and Pedagogy Theory and Development
130199 Education systems not elsewhere classified
210303 Australian History (excl Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander History)
Field of Research (FoR) 2020: 390102 Curriculum and pedagogy theory and development
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430302 Australian history
Socio-Economic Objective (SEO) 2008: 930201 Pedagogy
930402 School/Institution Community and Environment
950503 Understanding Australias Past
Socio-Economic Objective (SEO) 2020: 160302 Pedagogy
169999 Other education and training not elsewhere classified
130703 Understanding Australia’s past
HERDC Category Description: A1 Authored Book - Scholarly
Other Links: http://trove.nla.gov.au/version/193722628
Extent of Pages: 256
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