Beehive Montessori School

Episode: 9
Title: Beehive Montessori School
Broadcast: 15th May 2016
Presenter: Steve Wood

Steve visits a unique school that puts a focus on the hands on approach to education.

  • The Beehive Montessori School has over 220 students who learn in an open plan environment.
  • The school connects the children with nature by surveying a pond habitat, growing their own fruit and vegetables, looking after chickens and keeping the schools very own beehive.
  • The children learn independence and the importance of their own role in the community by being responsible for each environment and also selling their own honey products in the schools store.