Imagination does not become great until human beings, given the courage and the strength, use it to create.
– Maria Montessori
born in Chiaravalle, Italy August 31, 1870
died: May 06, 1952
Maria Montessori was an Italian physician, educator, philosopher, humanitarian and devout Catholic; she is best known for her philosophy and the Montessori method of education of children from birth to adolescence. Her educational method is in use today in a number of public as well as private schools throughout the world.