When you observe a Montessori classroom, there is not a teacher at the front telling everyone what they have to do. There is a quiet, respectful voice conversations, movements and lot of concentrated children who are motivated to work. What motivates a child? Is it the materials or teachers or
As parents, and adults, want our children to have a better life than our own. We see the young adults in the world motivated to find a college or a job; but they take it from a “have to” vs a “want to” mindset.