In the modern world, children spend more time than ever before indoors, in structured rather than unstructured play. Our green spaces are disappearing, technology is more present than ever, and academic pressures continue to rise.
To be asked to be on boards of influence, you need to be big enough to afford having someone from your school spend time on them.
Montessori Adolescent programs (high schools) are a growing part of the sector, with a new high school opening (or adopting a Montessori stream or with Montessori philosophy and practice as a whole school) around the country each year for the last 5 years.
Humanitas High School is a democratic school in Brisbane, Queensland. We offer high school students the opportunity to delve deeply into their own interests, passions and ideas sparked by learning in a community with others, through individualised projects, community service projects and curriculum offerings based on a menu of interesting options.