This news article about Cheryl Ferreira demonstrates her impressive dedication to support AMI Training Centers. Here is a bit to get you started… In the good old days, there were examiners coming from all over the world to test our girls studying for a Montessori diploma. Then things began to sour. Violence and crime drove… Read More Cheryl Ferreira – a story of commitment
The Montessori Teachers Institute of Professional Studies is now offering an online mentor program for Montessori teachers with groups for Infant community, Primary (3-6) and Elementary (6-12). If you are not familiar with MTIPS, here is the Mission Statement The mission of the Montessori Teachers Institute for Professional Studies is to provide experienced Montessori teachers… Read More Ask a Mentor
A new discussion group for Primary (ages 3-6) Trained Montessori Teachers has been created using Google Groups. If you are interested in exchanging ideas or just listening to the discussions of others, check it out here.
Literacy and Communication: The Language of Montessori 2010 AMI/USA Public School Forum The Montessori Public School Forum is designed for AMI public school programs and those aspiring to AMI standards. This year’s forum will focus on the language that is offered by an AMI Montessori program and how this literacy supports the child in his or her… Read More 2010 Public School Forum
The traditional method of displaying pride and support for my training center would be to slap a Montessori Training Center of Minnesota Alumni sticker on the back of my car, until MTCM starts selling bumper stickers and sweatshirts I will display my pride and support in a less conventional method, posting this wonderful video featuring an… Read More MTCM – Primary Training Video
A petition for Montessori Unity and Cooperation sponsored by Mark Powell can be found online, and while this petition specifically relates to the leadership of AMI (Association Montessori Internationale) and AMS (American Montessori Society) it contains a dream of Montessorians working together to change that world that piques my interest. Please read the text and… Read More Montessori Unity and Cooperation
Posted on this site with permission from the Association Montessori International / USA Dear Members of the AMI/USA Community, Seeing images and hearing reports of the unfathomable devastation and loss in Haiti has been shocking and humbling. Our hearts and thoughts have gone out to the hundreds of thousands of people who have been affected by… Read More Montessori Haiti Relief Fund