Montessori is one of the first buzzwords that pops into mind when you hear about progressive, holistic education, but why is it so prominent, and how does it approach your little diamond in the rough? Montessori is a method of education rooted in child-directed hands-on learning and collaborative play that requires kiddos to make creative choices, discover themselves and grow eagerly at their own pace. It has been around for over a century, and it is here to stay, so here is the century-old scoop and where to find the Montessori method in Jakarta!