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"If education is always to be conceived along the same antiquated
lines of a mere transmission of knowledge, there is little to be hoped
from it in the bettering of man's future. For what is the use of trans-
mitting knowledge if the individual's total development lags behind?"
- Maria Montessori
| Our mission at Lagniappe Montessori and Children's
Center is to provide a secure and comfortable en-
vironment that is strategically designed for the stimu-
lating development of a child socially, physically and
We recognize that the first six years of a child's life
are crucial to human development and that education
begins at birth. Personal development and self-
esteem are essential for the full expression of a
Our objective is to strive for a balance between
freedom, order and responsibility. We aspire to
strengthen our connection with nature and the en-
vironment and to instill in each child a love of learn-
ing and curiosity about the world and the society in
which he or she lives.
When a child is educated in this manner, we believe
that that child will become an adult whose love of
learning and curiosity about the world leads to a harmon-
ious, productive and rewarding life.
Lagniappe Montessori and Children's Center will be
licensed as a Class B Center and regulated by the
Louisiana Department of Social Services.
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