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Dr. Maria Montessori Opened Her First Casa Dei Bambini 177 years Ago

Updated: Feb 13

Dr. Maria Montessori opened the first Montessori environment was opened on January 6, 1907 in San Lorenzo, Rome, Italy. Through Dr. Montessori's observations and work with these children she discovered their astonishing, almost effortless ability to learn. Children taught themselves! This simple but profound truth formed the cornerstone of her life-long pursuit of educational reform. Please join us here at Woodland Montessori School in celebrating the anniversary of the inauguration day of the first Casa Dei Bambini (House of Children) together!


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