Click on the link below to see a four minute section of a C-Span discussion on how the Macintosh user interface uses Montessori ideas and how traditional styles of education have been found to demotivate students and cater to only a few types of learners and learning styles.  

This link also takes you to the blog of an AMI (Association Montessori Internationale) accredited school in Texas that has students from 14 months- 18 years of age!  Seeing what is possible for children to achieve independently in Montessori adolescent and high school programs is inspiring.  With the continued support of the community and parent body, this could be North Star one day in the future!