Success Stories

Why Montessori Matters From Toddler to Children’s House to Elementary and Beyond

A Guidepost parent tells us why Montessori has been the best educational path for her son

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Fresh Off The Press

Extracurriculars and Events: The Importance of School Community at Guidepost

Published on Jan 18th

Guidepost is committed to cultivating safe and supportive school communities where families can connect with their child’s learning, and where children are encouraged to fully pursue their interests. In this guide, we share our approach to extracurriculars and events.


New Research Shows Correlation Between Montessori Education and Wellbeing

Published on Jan 17th

The study shows people who attended Montessori school as children had higher levels of happiness as adults

Montessori Basics

Montessori Panel to Host New Children’s House Webinar

Published on Jan 14th

Choosing a preschool program for your child can be overwhelming. For many, it may be your child’s first-ever school experience, which is a huge leap for both you and your child! You are not just looking for a program, you are looking for a partnership to ensure your child is supported socially, emotionally, and academically.

Learning and Development

Montessori Kindergarten vs. Traditional Kindergarten

Published on Dec 30th, 2021

The Montessori Children’s House is a foundational program that combines preschoolers and kindergartners in a multi-age space — but staying all three years is often underestimated! Learn why the kindergarten year is so vital for a Montessori child, and how it differs from conventional kindergarten.

At-home Montessori

Mindfulness for Kids: The Zen Garden

Published on Dec 8th, 2021

Here's a quick parenting idea on supporting mindfulness at home through use of a Japanese Zen Garden.

Montessori Basics

Can a Montessori Home Environment Be Colorful?

Published on Nov 23rd, 2021

Montessori at home doesn't restrict color; it reminds us not to restrict natural beauty.

At-home Montessori

How to Manage Holiday Triggers and Toxic Relationships

Published on Nov 22nd, 2021

While increased stress over the holidays is common, there are things we can do to protect our emotional needs — and our children’s. Guidepost rallied some expertise from Dr. Brandy Schumann, who specializes in the psychological, social, and emotional wellbeing of young children, adolescents, and families.

Guidepost Montessori Holiday Gift Guide

Published on Nov 19th, 2021

With the holiday season in full swing, we wanted to share some of our favorite Montessori-inspired toys and non-toy alternatives.

Success Stories

Why Guidepost Stood Out for This Parent

Published on Nov 5th, 2021

Why one Guidepost parent made the decision to move her daughters back to Guidepost Montessori

What Does It Mean to Be Educated?

Published on Nov 5th, 2021

Guidepost's VP of Pedagogy Matt Bateman wrote an article for the Chalkboard Review, explaining Maria Montessori’s take on the practical, vocational value of education

Our Montessori Philosophy

The Montessori approach to human development is based on the belief in the potential of the child, and on the belief that it is only the child who can realize this potential. To grow up well is to grow up to be increasingly independent—to be increasingly capable, increasingly confident, increasingly secure.

Giving children the keys to life

Guidepost Montessori enables children to understand the world and choose their place within it.

With over 80 campuses across the US and Asia, and at-home and virtual learning programs serving more than 7,000 families worldwide, Guidepost is the world’s largest Montessori network.

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