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Spanning the Bridge: How Parent-School Partnership Benefit Students

Description: Bring school life and home life together by learning how parent-school partnerships can benefit both a child’s academic achievement and success in the Montessori classroom.      Join us as we explore research that supports Montessori principles and a child’s school experience. Examples of how to integrate parent communication and school involvement will be discussed. […]

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Infants and Toddlers

    Description: Age of Montessori has just launched a four-week course for Infant-Toddler Assistants. Join us as we preview what the course contains and how it can serve the needs of the children in your school and raise the level of professionalism for all your lead guides and their assistants. Presenters:   Faculty of Age of […]

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Great Resource! Webinar Library

    Would you like access to? Instant professional development available at your fingertips! — Keeping you up-to-date on current Montessori and educational topics, presented by experts. The Webinar Subscription Library provides full access to all webinars published by the Age of Montessori. There are over 62 webinars and the list is growing each year. […]

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Love, the Passageway to Normalization

Presenter: Mary Ellen Maunz, M.Ed. In Montessori terms, normalization is that wondrous state when a young child becomes centered through intense concentration. It opens up a new world of joy and learning for the child, and often represents a major shift from chaos to calm. This webinar will talk about the conditions and the attitudes […]

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Cues vs. Miscues

Presenters: Flora McCormick, LCPC Victoria Brailsford, M.Ed.  If we’re having ongoing difficulties with our child, the relationship is where we need to focus first. Children don’t enjoy being “difficult”.  Their first choice is always to act in a way that connects to us.  But Children misbehave when their other behavior isn’t getting the message through […]

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Montessori’s Discoveries

Maria Montessori was a physician, surgeon and head of the Department of Anthropology at the University of Rome. As she approached her 40th birthday, she discovered qualities of children that caused her to change her entire life, and to follow the child to the secrets of mankind that lay hidden within. Watch as we review the […]

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The Montessori Assistant

How to Be One, How to Train One Presented by: Mary Ellen Maunz, M.Ed., Founder, Program Director and Tani Kingston, B.A. Co-Executive Director With established adult/child ratios in every state, almost all Montessori classrooms have an assistant. But what does that person do? How do we prepare him or her for the role? Come join […]

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Fundamental Needs of Mankind

The Fundamental Needs of People is a fantastic teaching tool and central to the needs of elementary-aged children – a gorgeous chart showing how man and woman have met their needs throughout history. It offers a central concept of how to organize both your teaching and children’s thinking about history. Join us as Montessori elementary […]

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Help to Life: Why Every Parent and Caregiver Needs to Understand the Stages of Development

Presented by: Mary Ellen Maunz, M.Ed., Founder and Program Director, Age of Montessori Many childhood behaviors (and misbehaviors) are rooted in spontaneous actions that show themselves during different developmental stages. When we do not understand and support development, we see children fiercely defending what their inner teacher wants and needs to accomplish. The more you […]

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Why Montessori for the Elementary Years?

Presenters: Mary Ellen Maunz, M.Ed., Founder and Program Director, Age of Montessori Tani Kingston,B.A., Executive Director, Age of Montessori Montessori has been known for more than 100 years, largely as a great early childhood program. More and more families, including those at more than 300 US public schools, are choosing to enroll their children in […]

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