Hands-on learning drives teachers and students at Libertas

Only Montessori facility in Achievement School District stresses ‘teach by doing’ in Frayser

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Updated: June 24, 2019 4:53 PM CT | Published: June 24, 2019 4:44 PM CT
Special to the Daily Memphian

Kathryn Palmer

Kathryn Palmer is a graduate student at University of Missouri. Before becoming a journalist, she taught U.S. history at Tallahassee Comunity College. She is former historian for the State Archives of Florida.

Inside the homey classrooms at Libertas, there are no desks lined up in neat rows. Instead, students and teachers sit at scattered chairs and tables — or on the floor if they prefer. 

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