An interesting article about fostering creativity. Apparently there are a slew of the creative innovators, founders of both Google and Wikipedia, for instance, that were Montessori students before changing the world. This article talks a good deal about the importance Montessori schools put on the students' interests.
Interested in observing at a Montessori Middle School? Here are some in the Chicago Metro Area
If interested, here is a good summary of the Montessori Method.
Posted by: BB