Montessori Global Research Institute
The Montessori Global Research Institute (MGRI) promotes extraordinary standards of excellence that recognize the unique characteristics of each individual child. Guided by the pedagogical and humanistic philosophy of Dr. Maria Montessori and significant contemporary research in early childhood, the Montessori Global Research Institute is committed to the optimal holistic development of children with harmony, respect, and love.
MGRI operates a laboratory school for children from infancy through elementary years that provides an internship site for teachers in training and a model for community engagement. MGRI is a member of the American Montessori Society (AMS) and the International Montessori Council (IMC), accredited by the National Accreditation Commission for Early Care and Education Programs (NAC), and a Gold Seal program by the Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF).
"Never help a child with a task
at which he feels he can succeed."