Montessori FAQ

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Are Montessori programs limited to preschool children?
Do Montessori methods work best for special learners--the gifted or children with learning differences?
Are Montessori classrooms too structured?
Are Montessori schools religious in nature?
Are Montessori schools expensive?
Are Montessori methods incompatible with fantasy; thereby stifling children's natural creativity?
Do Montessori classrooms push children too far too fast?
Isn't Montessori out of date?
Once I am accepted into the program, do I automatically get a slot in Montessori before and aftercare?
Does my child need to be potty trained to start at the school?
My friend told me that Montessori allows a child to do whatever he wants to do, for as long as he wants to do it. Is this true??
How do you handle discipline problems?