What have Elon Musk (Tesla/SpaceX), Jeff Bazos (Amazon), Mark Zuckerberg (Facebook), Bill Gates (Microsoft), Larry Page (Google), Sergey Brin (Google) in common apart from being tech billionaires?
All started their education in Montessori schools and some have even gone on to found Montessori Schools later in life. Elon Musk, the founder of Tesla and SpaceX, is a big proponent of Montessori education. He has said that it was one of the things that helped him become who he is today. Montessori is an educational approach that emphasizes hands-on learning and independent exploration.
But the list does not stop there. Prince William and Prince Harry, Anne Frank, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Hugh Grant, Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis, Friedensreich Hundertwasser are among a very long list who were most obviously influenced by Montessori and are former Montessori students. Many of these individuals are known for their initiative, creativity, and self confidence.
Also Montessori education as a well-thought-out choice for many famous people who are looking for a school providing individualised instruction and the opportunity for their children to achieve their full potential.