Mindful Parenting Partnership Series

The Cobb School, Montessori is excited to announce a new parenting program entitled Mindful Parenting/Partnership Series. Each month, the school will host a gathering to discuss topics important to parents and how the Montessori Method relates. Upcoming topics include: …



Cobb in Connecticut Parent Magazine

Click HERE to read Connecticut Parent Magazine’s “Spotlight on Montessori” where The Cobb School is proudly featured.…


Watch Montessori Madness!

Watch Trevor Eissler’s Fastdraw and find out why parents all over the world are choosing Montessori.

“My three children attend a Montessori school, and recently a fellow parent told me of her own bright, engaged, inquisitive son, who had attended …


Setting Limits

Parenting is one of the most rewarding and challenging roles we play as adults. Our society has high expectations of parents and yet we are not always able to access the resources we need to become the parent we want …


What is a Montessori Elementary Program?

Montessori Elementary programs are growing throughout the world.  Montessori schools that once educated only Primary children are expanding into the Elementary and Middle years.  The Montessori Elementary curriculum is like none other.  Although schools of various bents have adopted elements …


Watch SUPERWOMAN WAS ALREADY HERE!

Watch Daniel Petter-Lipstein’s Fastdraw and discover how this Montessori Madman is answering the big question in the national discussion on education.

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Independent Schools – Are They Worth It?

Independent schools are expensive. And many parents have to ask themselves, Are they worth it? Douglas J. Lyons, Ed.D. Executive Director, Connecticut Association of Independent Schools, says most definitely yes. In his CT Magazine article, Lyons discusses the educational …


Head of School Mary Lou Cobb Honored

Simsbury, CT (1 June 2019) — More than 400 people gathered under a tent on the grounds of The Cobb School, Montessori in Simsbury Saturday night to honor the school’s founder and head who will be stepping down after 45 …


Freedom and Responsibility

By: Maral Firkatian Wozniak

The Montessori environment is extremely structured, but in a way that is distinctly different from that of a conventional classroom. To the untrained eye, it may even appear unstructured. Dr. Maria Montessori studied the behavior of