Evaluating Montessori Education

@article{Lillard2006EvaluatingME,
  title={Evaluating Montessori Education},
  author={Angeline S. Lillard and Nicole M. Else-Quest},
  journal={Science},
  year={2006},
  volume={313},
  pages={1893 - 1894}
}
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