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The Post and Courier: South Carolina’s public Montessori programs can bridge achievement gap
November 7, 2018 | Photograph courtesy of The Post and Courier Members of the Riley Institute Team, Drs. Brooke Culclasure and David Fleming, wrote for The Post and Courier about Montessori programs
Index Journal: 'People come to look at our schools' Study shows SC Montessori students outperform their peers
January 31, 2018 | Photograph courtesy of Index Journal The Index Journal acknowledges data from a study by the Riley Institute showcasing how Montessori students achieve highly in their studies
The 74: New South Carolina study of public Montessori schools shows majority low-income students outperforming peers
January 28, 2018 | Photograph courtesy of The 74 The 74 wrote that public Montessori schools found their students performing better than those in traditional public schools. This closes the achievement
Education Week: Does a Montessori model work in public schools? Ask South Carolina
January 23, 2018 Education Week discusses how Montessori-based schools found their students outperforming public school students based off of a Riley Institute study. "South Carolina’s push to bring the century-old
Southeastern Council of Foundations: Putting Montessori on the Map
January 1, 2018 Southeastern Council of Foundations highlights a series of grants made by the Self Family Foundation to further Montessori research in South Carolina. Results from research conducted by
Montessori Public: Landmark study of Montessori education to be released this fall
July 27, 2016 Montessori Public acknowledges the Riley Institute's comprehensive longitudinal study of Montessori-based education through findings, methods, and questions, along with details about the state of South Carolina. "The