House of Children
Santorini Montessori is the new wing of SM Education Society which was established in the year 1965. SM English School came into existence as an unaided, private, minority institution following the State Board curriculum. It aims to develop young minds into competent, nurturing, confident and responsible adults of tomorrow.
After a long and successful journey, SM Education Society now brings to you a blend of Montessori and traditional method based education system in Santorini Montessori. The method we use will focus on the overall development of the child, targeting the areas of knowledge which are classified into four major groups:
- Exercises of Practical Life
- Sensorial Activities
- Extra Curricular Activities
Introduction to the Montessori Method
The Montessori Method of education was developed and founded by Dr. Maria Montessori, in the year 1907 after reading the Educational Theory of the previous two hundred years. It is a child centred educational approach based on scientific observations of children from birth to adulthood. Dr. Montessori’s Method has been time tested, with over 100 years of success in diverse cultures throughout the world.