Media Resources

Welcome to the our Media Resources section, where you will find our media releases and briefings as well as the latest news and developments at the MMI and in the Montessori world.

Media Briefings 

What Is Montessori?

Why Montessori

Born Inside


Media Releases

“Let’s give back dignity and independence” says Montessori for dementia expert

Sharing Maria Montessori’s Pioneering Approach to Education – Training providers join together for The Montessori Conference 2019

Montessori Education engenders in children the spirit of scientific enquiry that is missing in traditional teaching approaches for Mathematics

Maria Montessori Institute’s outreach project, Born Inside, aims to help “break the cycle” for the babies of mothers with a custodial sentence


The Maria Montessori Institute in the News

The Telegraph: Montessori Education May Provide the Template for Early Years Social Distancing

Elder: Anne Kelly on the Montessori Approach to Dementia Care

BBC Radio 4 Great Lives: Maria Montessori 

Nursery World: First UK Montessori Degree to Launch

UEL: UEL to launch first UK Degree in Montessori Education

The Guardian: Could the Montessori method help people with dementia?

TIME: Find out what Prince George is called at Preschool George is adjusting ‘very well’ to nursery school as Kate reveals what he wants to be when he grows up

Louise Livingston, Director of Training at MMI talks about David Cameron’s call for a re-think into the way the prison system treats pregnant women. 
Ham & High: Hampstead training centre welcomes prison re-think for babies born behind bars

International Business Times: Prince George’s classmates and teachers call him ‘George’ at Nursery School

People Magazine: Find out what Prince George is called at preschool 

Movie News Guide: Prince George seems to be a trendsetter at such tiny age: Montessori gains effect in UK

Nursery World: ‘Prince George effect’ on Montessori

Hello Magazine: Intersect in Montessori nurseries soars after Prince George enrols

People Magazine: ‘Prince George Effect’ on Montessori schools: Interest among parents up a whopping 65%

Express: ‘Prince George effect’ boosts popularity of Kate Middleton’s chosen nursery

The Telegraph: Montessori nurseries see surge in interest due to ‘Prince George effect’

Mirror: Prince George sparks trend in Montessori nurseries also favoured by Princess Diana

ITV News: ‘Prince George effect’ sparks surge of interest in Montessori nurseries

Daily Mail: Prince George effect sees interest in Montessori nurseries soar

International Business Times: Prince George is Learning to Do Things for Himself at Nursery School

Louise Livingston, Director of Training at MMI talks about a Montessori school being just the place for a future king. 
People Magazine: How Prince George’s Preschool is Teaching Him to ‘Do Things for Himself’


In the News

In 1907 Italian doctor, Maria Montessori opened a nursery where young children learnt independently, through practical work and playing with educational toys. The revolutionary teaching method soon spreadaround the world.
BBC World Service – Witness: The First Montessori Nursery

The scale of Britain’s school maths crisis was revealed yesterday after a highly critical international analysis labelled standards inadequate and teaching superficial.
The Times Education: Maths crisis puts British pupils at back of class

David Cameron calls for an urgent rethink of the way the prison system treats pregnant women and mothers with babies
BBC News: PM urges prison rethink for mothers with babies

Education guru Sir Ken Robinson endorses Montessori education
Dallas Morning News Education Blog: World’s most popular TED-talker tells Texas conference public education can be fixed – but not quickly


File Photos

Montessori Children’s House (nursery), 3-6 years





Montessori Elementary (primary), 6-12 years

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