About us

1st network of Montessori nurseries & kindergartens


Our team works every day to develop and manage the first network of Montessori nurseries & kindergartens guaranteeing the quality of reception and development of toddlers to the delight of their parents.

Our team consists of:

  • an operating division of 9 employees;
  • a real estate division of 4 employees;
  • a legal, accounting and finance division of 4 employees;
  • an educational center of 3 employees;

The pedagogical direction of the Heididom group is provided by Sylvie d'Esclaibes

Sylvie d'Esclaibes has an international reputation as the author of many books on Montessori pedagogy published around the world. She runs the largest Montessori training center in Europe and contributes every year to the creation of many Montessori schools.

Sylvie d'Esclaibes is the educational director of the Heididom group. She supervises:

  • recruitment and further training of HeidiDom crèches professionals;
  • layout of spaces dedicated to children with Montessori furniture and teaching materials specific to HeidiDom;
  • the quality of Montessori pedagogy applied in HeidiDom nurseries.


Was launched in 2018 by the founders of Heididom, the 1st network of Montessori nurseries & kindergartens in France.

The objective of MONTESSORI WORLDWIDE is to develop the 1st international network of Montessori nurseries and kindergartens, equipped with a mobile application to follow the activities and development of every child.


The MATTERHORN group, initially specialized in real estate development, was founded in 2009 by Stéphane BASTIEN. After its success, the group created the HeidiDom brand, which brings together a team specializing in the creation and operation of Montessori crèches.

With all of its partners, HeidiDom is part of a qualitative approach to the development of its crèches, including implementing Montessori pedagogy unanimously recognized by early childhood professionals.

Nahk Architecture

Nahk Architecture is an architectural firm located in Paris 11th.
Our partner architects are experienced in the design and construction (construction and / or development) of crèches. They realize the design of the development plans of our crèches, they take on the obtaining of the authorizations and supervise the realization of the works.

Apprendre Montessori

Founded by Sylvie d'Esclaibes in 1997 (founding director of the only Montessori establishment in France, from kindergarten to high school), APPRENDRE MONTESSORI is the Montessori pedagogy training organization selected by HeidiDom for the training of its staff.

Montessori Art

Founded by Joël Filipin-Stefansen, Artisan Master Craftsman and Best Workmen of France, MONTESSORI ART specializes in the manufacture of Montessori furniture and teaching materials.
HeidiDom chose to supply itself at MONTESSORI ART for its seriousness and quality.

The Montessori Association of France

HeidiDom is a member of the Montessori Association of France (AMF).
Founded in 1950, the AMF is an Association affiliated to the International Montessori Association (AMI).

Montessori Europe

HeidiDom is a member of Montessori Europe (ME).
It is Montessori Europe’s mission to be a hub for Montessori education in Europe. Montessori Europe organizes networking, collaboration, exchange, mutual support and wants to create synergy and to increase motivation.