- Child psychology, which deals with the development of the child from birth to six years as expounded by Dr. Maria Montessori.
- Theory of the Montessori Method which deals with its origin and development. It focuses on the role and attitude of the adult, the function of the environment that is specially prepared for the child as well as the materials that are offered to the child in a Montessori environment
“Before we can give help, we must understand: We must follow the path from childhood to adulthood. If we can understand, we can help and this help must be the plan of our education; to help man to develop not his defects, but his greatness”- Dr. Maria Montessori (The 1946 London Lectures, Education as a help to child)