Sprouts functions from a very spacious premises in the heart of the city. Utmost emphasis is given to the saftey aspect. Children are always under the watchful eyes of the teacher.
Sprouts is founded by Ms.Smita Vishweshwar , a trained Montessori teacher for Primary and Elementary children from Centre for Montessori Training . Chennai and Indian Institute for Montessori Studies , Bangalore.
"The first duty of an education is to stir up life, but leave it free to develop. "
-Dr. Maria Montessori
..Sprouts Believes That :
· Children are to be respected as different from adults and as individuals who ..are different from one another
· Each child learns and expresses himself in a very individual way
· Creativity flourished in an atmosphere of acceptance and trust
· Montessori emphasizes learning through all 5 senses and not just through listening, and is acquired not by listening to words but the experiences upon the environment
· Montessori programs, based on self-directed, non-competitive watching or reading
· Education is a natural process spontaneously carried out by the human individual activities, help children develop good self-images and the confidence to face challenges and change with optimism
· Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel