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08 Dec 17
Ground Breaking Research

Parent Perceptions of Montessori Education.

SEATTLE, WA: Providers of Montessori education in the U.S. convened at the end of October in Seattle to review groundbreaking research into parent perceptions and identify opportunities for collaboration to increase the accessibility of their teaching method and the impact of its approach....Read more.

16 Nov 17
100 Years Celebrations by Dutch Montessori Society

On 3 November, the Dutch Montessori Society celebrated 100 Years. On this special occasion, AMI Chief of Staff Nico Vasseur (far right) presented some board members of the Dutch Montessori Society with a lovely gift and best wishes for many more years to come from the AMI team.Read more.

14 Nov 17
Maria Montessori - Popular Quotes

"Let the children be free; encourage them; let them run outside when it is raining; let them remove their shoes when they find a puddle of water; and when the grass of the meadows is wet with dew, let them run on it and trample it with their bare feet; let them rest peacefully when a tree invites them to sleep beneath its shade; let them shout and laugh when the...Read more.

03 Nov 17
Workshop at Montessori Center of Minnesota

Jennifer Brush - MA, CCC/SLP is an award-winning Dementia Educator

Last week I taught at the internationally recognized Montessori Center of Minnesota (MCM).  The center has offered high-quality, hands-on training in Dr. Montessori's proven method of education to the world's leading Montessori teachers for more than 40 years. Located in a beautiful...Read more.

23 Oct 17
Maria Montessori - Famous Quotes

"Do not tell them how to do it. Show them how to do it and do not say a word. If you tell them, they will watch your lips move. If you show them, they will want to do it themselves." - Maria MontessoriRead more.

16 Oct 17
Amsterdam: 3rd Assistance Course Completes

The completion of the 3rd Assistance Course in Amsterdam took place Sunday 15th April, 2017. The graduates were invited to recieve their certificates in the Study of Maria Montessori here at the Montessori House.Read more.

13 Oct 17
AMI and Cruyff Football, Introductory Coaching Course.

AMI professionals, together with Cruyff Football, deliver Introductory Coaching Course.

Dates: 23 - 27 October 2017

Location: Assendelft, Netherlands

Course language: English/Dutch

In this Introductory Coaching Course, the basics of Cruyffian football will be highlighted, as well as the key principles of individual talent development. During this five-day course,...Read more.

04 Oct 17
First ever 0-3 assistants course - Gambia

The Gambia: First ever 0-3 assistants course with AMI trainer Julia Hilson!

Julia reports a great start, with the students hungry for information and asking excellent questions.

Juilia sent some photos, but notes that there are actually more students than in the photo! To trainer and students alike: do continue having a great time.Read more.

22 Sep 17
Prague Congress, First Videos of Keynotes Uploaded

Want to refresh some of your memories of the International Montessori congress in Prague? The first videos of keynotes have been uploaded and can be watched on the congress website. Enjoy listening again to AMI trainers Carla Foster (6-12 year child and purposeful work) and Irini Fafalios ("we must all - teachers, parents and children - begin to transform and...Read more.

11 Sep 17
AMI Birth to Three: First Time in India

First time in India: AMI Birth to Three Assistants Course with Julia Hilson, in Chennai at Navadisha Montessori! 

27 Nov - 6 Dec 2017. For all details see poster below. Questions? Contact

The intention...Read more.