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.
"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.
"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.
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.
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.
A message from Association Montessori International, USA
As you all know, Hurricane Harvey has devastated the SE Texas region. Many of our Montessori families, staff and children will be impacted by the flooding that has occurred. The Affiliates of AMI in the US are joining together in an effort to coordinate funds and resources...Read more.
Maria Montessori Education Foundation (MMEF) have just received news from NZQA that the Level 7 programme approval and accreditation application has been accepted.
"This acknowledges the rigour and quality of the AMI 3-6 Diploma and appropriates it accordingly on the New Zealand Qualifications Framework in this country. Thank you to AMI and the training...Read more.