Zhejiang Montessori Institute of Child Development is a non-profit social science organization responsible for social science research and social service activities. The registration authority of the institute is Department of Civil Affairs of Zhejiang Province, and the supervisory body is Zhejiang Federation of Humanities and Social Science.
At the 2015 Annual General Meeting of AMI on April 10th 2015, AMI has officially announced the ―Zhejiang Montessori Institute of Child Development to be its affiliated society in China. The Institute serves as the representative of AMI in China, working as a bridge between AMI and its Montessori movement in China. It is going to coordinate AMI‘s trainings and other resources, deliver information, unite the AMI students and the graduates in China, organize various types of events, and provide more direct service and support to the students and the graduates.