Apple Montessori Peer To Peer Learning Environment

The peer to peer learning environment is a pillar of the Montessori Method. It enables younger students to learn from their classmates in a productive way. It also empowers the older children to become mentors and teachers. After all, comprehension is evident after a student can articulate a concept and assess strengths or gaps in another’s understanding.

Montessori encourages learning from peers in part by using three-year age groupings. This ensures that as children move through the classroom they will be exposed to older and younger peers, facilitating both imitative learning and peer tutoring.

Watch the video demonstrating peer to peer learning at Apple Montessori in action.

Apple Montessori Peer to Peer Learning Environment from Apple Montessori Schools on Vimeo.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s