From an early age Maria Montessori challenged the norm, studying science in an all-boys school. She grew up in Italy at a time when girls didn't receive an equal education to boys. But Maria's mother was supportive of her dreams, and Maria went on to study medicine. She later became an early childhood expert—founding schools with her revolutionary educational theories and changing the lives of many children. This inspiring story of the revolutionary educator's life.
Discover the lives of outstanding people from designers and artists to scientists in this book series. All of them went on to achieve incredible things, yet all of them began life as a little child with a dream.
Author: Vergara, Isabel Sanchez
Hardback 32 pages