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Saturday, March 24 • 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Education for Peace: Curriculum or Outcome?

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Maria Montessori’s term “education for peace” can be a source of inspiration for some and confusion for others. Let’s sort through some of Dr. Montessori’s own writings on peace and explore the influence of the Montessori Movement in the United States on this topic. We’ll discuss how we landed at the misnomer “teaching peace” instead of more accurately capturing Montessori’s original vision of peace as the outcome of her humanitarian educational approach.

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Anna Perry

Executive Director, Seton Montessori Institute and Schools
Anna Perry, M.Ed. is the Executive Director of Seton Montessori Institute and Schools, based in Clarendon Hills, Illinois. She holds a B.A. in Psychology from Tufts University, and a Masters in Educational Administration and Social Policy from Harvard University. Additionally she... Read More →

Saturday March 24, 2018 4:00pm - 5:15pm MDT
Plaza AB Plaza Concourse Level