Paddling Up River Against the Current of Competition: A Montessori Parenting Struggle


From the Fall 2015 issue of the AMI/USA Journal.

“Being a Montessori parent is frequently compared to paddling up river.  It certainly feels that way when we look at the subject of competition. Our children, whether we like it or not, are growing up in a culture of competition that is so pervasive we often do not realize how ingrained it has become in our own perspectives.  Where does the Montessori parent fit into this culture? How do we support the Montessori child as she navigates this paradigm?”

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