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Montessori lectured in Amsterdam, and the Netherlands Montessori Society was founded.
the headquarters of the Association Montessori Internationale, or AMI, moved permanently to Amsterdam
The Montessori Society of India was formed.
Montessori died of a cerebral hemorrhage on May 6, 1952 at the age of 81 in Noordwijk aan Zee, the Netherlands.
Montessori was born in Chiaravalle, Italy.
The Montessori family moved to Florence and then to Rome because of her father's work.
She graduated with good grades and examination results.
Montessori entered a secondary, technical school where she studied Italian, arithmetic, algebra, geometry, accounting, history, geography, and sciences.
She had decided to study medicine instead and graduated from the University of Rome as a doctor of medicine.
Montessori worked with and researched so-called "phrenasthenic" children—in modern terms, children experiencing some form of mental retardation, illness, or disability.
During this time she began to consider adapting her methods of educating mentally disabled children to mainstream education.
International recognition and growth of Montessori education.
Casa dei Bambini and the spread of Montessori's ideas
Montessori in India
She gave a training course in London in 1946, and in 1947 opened a training institute there, the Montessori Centre.
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