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Montessori schools take a particular educational approach that focuses less on direct instruction and more on children's personal independence. This style of education is most popular in early childhood education, but it can extend through grade 8.
Schools approved to teach a Montessori curriculum will be certified by the Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) or the American Montessori Society (AMS)