Julie Compton

BA (Hons), Mont. Dip, FDA

After living in the USA for 14 years, working in the music business in California, Julie returned to London in 1999 and started a family.   After her children started school, Julie owned and ran Art-in-the-Park, providing art sessions for under-fives.   She also set up a Saturday Art Club in a Montessori nursery, where she became intrigued by Montessori education.   She completed her Montessori Diploma and worked in a Montessori nursery for six years.   During this time, she returned to part-time study, gaining a First Class Honours Degree in Education.  She is currently studying at LMU as part of the MA in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education.