Angela Murray

Director of KU Center for Montessori Research
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Dr. Angela Murray is senior researcher and coordinator for the American Montessori Society (AMS) and an assistant research professor at KU. Dr. Murray earned her doctorate from KU in psychology and research in education, with a minor in cultural anthropology; she was awarded honors for her dissertation, “Public Perceptions of Montessori Education.” She is the founding editor of the Journal of Montessori Research and frequently presents on Montessori and other educational issues at national and international conferences.

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