Dragana Jovanović held an education entitled “Organization of Educational Work in Preschool Institutions on the Principles of the Maria Montessori System” and “Presentation of Montessori Didactic Material”. The presentation was attended by educational advisers, professors from the Faculty of Teacher Education, teachers and professional assistants, educators. After a theoretical account of Montessori education, kindergarten educators presented the didactic materials of this alternative pedagogy to the attendees.
The participants were presented with more than 20 Montessori didactic materials and were introduced to other original and created materials by the educators.
This attempt to implement the Montessori Method is only a testament to openness to innovation in pre-school. The educator’s willingness to approach the child individually, and his holistic development, prove that we are ready to apply alternative methods of working with children, in this case, the Montessori Method.
Dragana Jovanović very successfully presented scientific work at the Scientific Meeting at the Faculty of Teacher Education in Vranje (2014). Possibilities of modifying methodical of educational work and methodical of class teaching.