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There are many notable people who were Montessori educated. Below are a just a few!


Jeff Bezos (founder of Amazon)

Elon Musk (who is also currently building a Montessori school for his employees)

Larry Page and Sergei Brin (founders of Google)

Jimmy Wales (founder of Wikipedia)

Taylor Swift

Beyonce

Anne Frank

Jackie Kennedy

Prince William

Prince George

Queen Noor

Helen Keller

Cher

Yo yo Ma

Joshua Bell

Andrew Lloyd Weber

Willie Nelson

Gabriel Garcia Marquez

George Clooney

Michael Douglas

Dakota Fanning

Helen Hunt

Julia Child

Gordon Ramsey

David Blaine

Katherine Graham (Pulitzer prize winner, former owner of the Washington Post)

Peter Drucker (known as the father of modern management)


*Alexander Graham Bell was so enthusiastic about the method, he established the first Montessori school in Canada, and provided financial support to Dr Montessori to enable her to lecture in North America

*Jean Piaget made his first observations of children at the beginning of his career in a Montessori school

*President Wilson established a Montessori school in the White House

*Erik Erikson was so intrigued by the method he actually took a Montessori teacher training course


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