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What is the Association Montessori Internationale?

AMI has a unique role as custodian of the history of the Montessori movement, maintaining the integrity of Maria Montessori’s legacy.
AMI seeks to increase its capacity to serve children around the world by increasing access to AMI training and Montessori support services.
When Montessori principles are applied in the wider context of society, their possibilities are vast and all encompassing.
Mission and Vision
AMI's mission is to support the natural development of the human being from birth to maturity.
To uphold, propagate and further the pedagogical principles and practice formulated by Maria Montessori for the full development of the human being.
A non-profit philanthropical foundation, in honour of Mario Montessori, to assist the professional training and preparation of Montessori trainers.
Educateurs sans Frontières
EsF is committed to transcending borders to serve children through innovative educational initiatives using Montessori principles and practices.
Global Presence
Contact details for AMI's global presence including head office, training centres, affiliated societies and EsF initiatives.
AMI Board
The Association Montessori Internationale is governed by an international board of directors.
AMI’s Bold Goal Project
AMI launched a Bold Goal project in February 2016 to increase our social impact by tripling AMI’s presence in U.S. education within five years.