Moving Montessori Into the Future

Leaders in online teacher certification and resources for schools and parents.

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“Age of Montessori… everybody was just marvellous and warm and inviting and this virtual residency experience has surprisingly offered so much connection with so many people I would not have met otherwise. I'm just so grateful for...”

– Spencer M. / Watch the video ⟩

“Huge benefit in that it was an online program and I have taken some online courses through my college career … it’s a beautiful platform that they use, very, very easy to maneuver within and the content they provide is phenomenal.”

– JackiLynn / Watch the video ⟩

“… So, my goal is to get everybody Age of Montessori certified and hopefully someday there will be an Infant-Toddler piece because I do have that part of my school.”

– Allison K. / Watch the video ⟩

Staying true to the tradition

Authentic Montessori Teacher Training

Age of Montessori is committed to delivering the original and unfiltered message and methods of Maria Montessori. We prepare modern Montessori teachers to meet the challenges of the classroom with the grace of a Montessori Professional. As an independent Montessori teacher training organization, we deliver MACTE–Accredited Certification Programs, Professional Development Courses, Webinars and Classroom Products that equip Montessori teachers to best serve the child.  


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FREE Webinars

The Age of Montessori LIVE Webinar series delivers!

Master Montessori Teachers, school directors and early childhood experts present on the topics that you need addressed NOW. As part of our mission as a non-profit to spread the work of Maria Montessori far and wide, these webinars are available to all at no cost. The insight, information, and inspiration you as an attendee will receive is invaluable. Montessori teachers, school administrators and parents will enjoy diving deep into the pedagogy of Maria Montessori and applying it to everyday situations. 

“I love Age of Montessori, faculty and teachers. I love the support that I am offered here. I feel that the material is high quality and true to Montessori. It resonates with me on a deep level. All the webinars are rich with resources and information to help us in the becoming of the teachers and parents we wish to be.” - Helene T.


About Our Founder

Age of Montessori’s founder, Mary Ellen Maunz, has more than 40 years of experience in Montessori education for both teachers and parents. She collaborated for two decades with Dr. Elisabeth Caspari, student and personal friend of Maria Montessori. She is an international authority on early childhood and elementary education and has lectured and taught students in 5 continents and 7 countries. Internationally-renowned author and lecturer, Maunz is on a lifelong mission to help parents understand the underlying needs of the developing child. She is an innovator in Montessori education and has developed two accredited teacher training programs and online courses designed for both parents and teachers.


In order to meet the needs of our children, we must first understand them.”

– Mary Ellen Maunz, founder Age of Montessori