Maria Montessori was personally responsible for inspiring and influencing the establishment of the Montessori method in Sri Lanka. Her time in South India provided her an opportunity to visit Sri Lanka (then known as Ceylon) together with her son Mario In 1944 and established the first Montessori school in August of that year which was named the Good Shepherd Maria Montessori Training Center.
The Montessori Workshop is stands testament to this historic bond between the Montessori method and Sri Lanka, established in the early nineties as a small family business dedicated solely to producing Montessori learning material The Montessori Workshop has over the last decade and half grown to become part of a public quoted company in Sri Lanka and a leading manufacturer of Montessori material in the world with an established reputation for quality and excellence. Our commitment to quality is endorsed by conformance of our systems and procedures to the ISO 9001:2000 quality management systems; we strive to ensure that only the best and safest raw material goes into turning out our products because we sincerely believe in our commitment to uphold the trust, confidence & reliability placed upon us by our valued customers.
Our dedication to excellence, constant drive to satisfy and a desire for continuous development has seen our product offering grow and we are proud to offer one of the most extensive Montessori product ranges available on the market today.
As a manufacturer of educational material and our commitment to education in general The Montessori Workshop ensures that its employees have had access to a good desired level of education; our strict adherence to labour regulations ensures the well being of our staff and provides for good working conditions and facilities, we also endure ensure no under-aged workers are directly or indirectly involved at any stage in our production process as required by the stringent regulations against such practices prevailing in Sri Lanka
The Montessori Workshop is committed to provide a stable foundation in the early years of a child’s development with its exclusively crafted and superior quality Montessori learning material. We look forward to educate, nurture and inspire children and provide them a sense of the care and pride by the exclusive dedication and effort which goes into making our Montessori material.