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04 Apr 13
Rebuilding Montessori in Haiti

When the Peter Hesse Foundation first started Montessori education in poor communities in Haiti, it was -a walk- uphill-backwards-without- shoes-battle. It really was! Everything about the school system was the exact opposite to Montessori. While the Montessori teacher is the “keeper of the environment”, who is there mainly to facilitate the children’s self-conducted learning process, the...Read more.

15 Jan 13
President's Letter on Freedom, Mutual Respect and Solidarity

As always it is a great pleasure to send you, your families, and especially your children, my very best wishes for a great new year. And for various reasons the pleasure is even greater than usual, as we delight in many new rewarding developments.

To begin with, our community is growing: not only do we grow in absolute numbers, but we are also making promising inroads into new...Read more.