EQuilibrium Leads To Success

Last year, an 11-year-old boy made headlines in the UK when he scored 162 in a MENSA IQ test. According to a number of news outlets, he outscored the late theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking, and even Albert Einstein himself. Such scores are indicative of a child’s capability to understand and learn advanced concepts; a measure…

Montessori De San Juan Partners with US-Based STEM Program For Child-Friendly Engineering Education

Back in 2009, a parent named Dori Roberts had a hard time finding an educational program to get her six- and eight-year- old started on engineering. The Virginian mother was also an educator specializing in math and science, and she quickly realized that there is a need for a Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) program that is…

Montessori Education: A Royal Choice

The Royal Baby, Prince George, recently started schooling at Westacre Montessori school nursery in Norfolk, UK. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge intend to give their children as normal a childhood as possible, so they enrolled their son to a school that employs the Montessori method. Just like most Montessori schools, Westacre boasts of achieving…

Montessori de San Juan Social Studies Month

Social Studies Month, Montessori de San Juan’s fun and creative way for students to appreciate various cultures. While October is Halloween for most kids, at Montessori de San Juan in Mandaluyong City, students get to dress up, not as monsters and imagined creatures, but in the national costumes of existing cultures. It’s a creative way…

Montessori de San Juan Celebrates 40th Year

The age of educational institutions that enforce strict rules, a steady stream of tiring homework, and rote memorization is coming to an end. Nowadays, people want to enroll their children in progressive schools that do away with the rigid structure of traditional standardized education. Many institutions are breaking free from this worn-out model, creating learning…