What is “Freedom Within Limits?”

Parkside Community School - Austin Texas Montessori School

One of the more common misconceptions about Montessori education is that we let children run free to do what they please all the time. It is true that we let the children make choices for themselves, but those choices are made within carefully crafted parameters. In this one-pager from Montessori Thrive, you can learn more about how we do this at Parkside and how you can do it at home.

Parkside Community School
“I once asked my son, Harrison, to name the best thing he learned from his two years at Parkside. Without hesitation, he said, 'Parkside taught me how to love.' ”
Richard Cole