1. The Importance of Prekindergarten

    In recent years, there has been much research done into early childhood education. From these studies, we have learned about a variety of benefits to preschool. In fact, some prekindergarten advocates even refer to it as “the most important year” of a child’s education. That’s why so many go…Read More

  2. Why Continue a Montessori Program After Preschool

    If your child is attending our Montessori school in Leesburg for preschool, you are now approaching the time when you must decide on your next steps. Some parents will choose to keep their child in our Montessori program, while others may decide to transfer to a traditional kindergarten setting. You…Read More

  3. Why You Should Take Advantage of the VPK Program

    In Florida, we are lucky enough to have been one of the first states to offer the Voluntary Prekindergarten Program, and as a result, we are the nation’s leader in pre-K access. This program offers free preschool for all four year olds in the state, regardless of their family’s income. The VPK p…Read More

  4. How to Love Your Child Unconditionally

    Unconditional love provides children with the security they need to feel safe exploring the world. When a child feels that they will be loved no matter what, they can take risks because they aren’t consumed with worry about how what they do will be perceived by their parents. They can foster their…Read More

  5. 10 Famous Montessori Graduates

    At Lake Montessori School in Leesburg, we’re happy to tout the benefits of a Montessori education all day long. When your child attends a Montessori school, the classroom setting is designed to foster self-discipline, promote conflict resolution skills, inspire creativity, and foster independence.…Read More

  6. Fostering Independence in Your Child

    As parents, we all want our children to grow up to be independent adults. Yet many of us are inadvertently making our children dependent on us, leading to a rather rocky transition to adulthood. Fortunately, you can make a few simple choices to help your child become more self-reliant. Aim for Small…Read More

  7. All About Maria Montessori, Pt. 2

    At Lake Montessori in Leesburg, we’re passionate about seeing every child accepted for who they are, taught at their level, and celebrated for their one-of-a-kind attributes. With so many public and private educational methods, it seems that children are filtered through in masses with little to n…Read More

  8. All About Maria Montessori, Pt. 1

    Welcome back to our blog page here at Lake Montessori! Even with summer quickly approaching, we are finding ourselves incredibly busy with tours, phone calls, and numerous emails from parents and guardians who are looking for the best education for their children. And this is a process that you can …Read More

  9. 4 Reasons to Choose a Montessori Education for Your Child

    Welcome to our blog page here at Lake Montessori school in Leesburg! With spring here and summer just around the corner, we’re not only staying busy with our Montessori school daily routines, our after-school programs, and our extra-curricular activities, we also are gearing up for our amazing sum…Read More