"The unknown energy that can help humanity is that which lies hidden in the child." Dr. Maria Montessori

Here you’ll find additional resources that offer more information.


Video Links

  • Montessori Primary & Elementary Explained (Sue Pritzker, Portland, OR): MSGH_play_active.png See the full video. 
  • Google founder, Sergey Brin, discusses his experience as a Montessori student:  MSGH_play_active.pngSee the full video. 


  • Montessori: The Science Behind the Genius, by Angeline Stoll Lillard
  • The Essential Montessori: An Introducation to the Woman, the Writings, the Method, and the Movement, by Elizabeth Hainstock
  • Montessori Today: A Comprehesive Approach to Education from Birth to Adulthood, by Paula Polk Lillard
  • Montessori: A Modern Approach, by Paula Polk Lillard
  • Montessori from the Start: The Child at Home, from Birth to Age Three, by Paul Polk Lillard and Lynn Lillard Jessen

In Person 

MSGH’s Director of Admissions, Mary McHale, is also available to discuss the Montessori approach in more depth with prospective MSGH applicants. She can be reached at 860.236.4565 ext. 26.