Planes of Development. Normalization. Cosmic education.
If you’ve ever heard these terms in your child’s Montessori classroom, you might be curious about their meaning. The American Montessori Society has posted a Terminology glossary on their website that’s extremely helpful in clarifying some of the names and phrases particular to the Montessori environment. Understanding these terms provides a deeper understanding of the classroom culture and work cycle, which in turn equips you to effectively engage your child in conversation about his day.