Montessori
biographical name Maria 1870-1952 Italian physician & educator

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Montessori — Montessori,   Maria, italienische Ärztin und Pädagogin, * Chiaravalle (bei Ancona) 31. 8. 1870, ✝ Noordwijk aan Zee (Niederlande) 6. 5. 1952; erwarb als erste Italienerin 1896 in Rom den medizinischen Doktorgrad, lehrte 1898 1901 an einer… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Montessori — 1912, in reference to the system of education through free but guided play, devised 1907 by Italian educationist Maria Montessori (1870 1952) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Montessori — (izg. montesȏri), Maria (1870 1952) DEFINICIJA talijanska pedagoginja i liječnica, autorica metode odgoja (tzv. metoda Montessori) koja počiva na načelu samoodgoja i samopoučavanja …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Montessori — Montessori, Maria …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Montessori — [mänt΄ə sôr′ē; ] It [ mō̂n΄tes sō̂′rē] Maria 1870 1952; It. educator …   English World dictionary

  • Montessori — Maria Montessori Maria Montessori (* 31. August 1870 in Chiaravalle bei Ancona; † 6. Mai 1952 in Noordwijk aan Zee) war eine italienische …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Montessori — Pédagogie Montessori La pédagogie Montessori est une méthode d éducation dite ouverte, par rapport aux méthodes dites fermées ou traditionnelles, telle que l enseignement mutuel. Sa pédagogie repose sur l observation de l enfant qui amène l… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Montessori — Mon|tes|so|ri, Ma|ri|a (1870 1952) an Italian teacher and writer who developed a new way of teaching young children, the Montessori method, which encourages each child to develop at his or her own speed, to learn through playing, and to be… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Montessori — n. family name; Maria Montessori (1870 1952), Italian doctor and educator; method of education named after Maria Montessori emphasizing freedom of movement and the training of the senses …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Montessori —  System of teaching developed by Maria Montessori (1870–1952), Italian doctor and educator …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Montessori — [ˌmɒntɪ sɔ:ri] noun [usu. as modifier] a system of education for young children that seeks to develop natural interests and activities rather than use formal teaching methods. Origin early 20th cent.: from the Italian educationist Maria… …   English new terms dictionary

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