Everything you need to live the Montessori way: Montessori Teacher Certification, Professional Development and Parent Resources.
Montessori Teacher Certification
Online course + in-person residency + student teacher = Full Certification. We have designed our MACTE-accredited certification courses to fully prepare each teacher in the most time and cost-efficient way. Our course model allows you to complete the majority of your course work without leaving home! Each course is MACTE-accredited meaning your diploma will be recognized world-wide!
Early Childhood Montessori Teacher Certification:
September 22, 2021
It’s not just daycare! Children ages 2 ½ - 6 are developing the emotional and physical skills that will serve them as adults. This course will prepare you to better serve the children through their environment and your own sense of observation.
MACTE Candidate IN GOOD STANDING*
Infant-Toddler Teacher Certification
September 1, 2021
*Age of Montessori is an Applicant in Good Standing with the Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education status for the Infant-Toddler Course. Applicant in Good Standing status in no way determines the outcome of the accreditation decision by MACTE.
Every child is different. As teachers we often need to reach out to find the information or skills you need to best serve each individual child. Our professional development courses are 100% online to allow you to choose when you study.
ONLINE COURSE - Begins
The first six years of life are the most important for the development of trust, self-esteem, intelligence and so much more. Learn to anticipate and work with developmental stages and sensitive periods! Maximize education effectiveness and more peace at home!
ONLINE COURSE - Please call for start date: 406-284-2160
This course is the perfect solution for school directors/administrators, classroom assistants and parents who are seeking a well-rounded understanding of the child the prepared environment and the adult’s role as seen through the eyes of Maria Montessori.
ONLINE COURSE - Begins November 3
Normalization is something that spontaneously happens when children are given meaningful work to do. When a child becomes what we call “normalized,” we begin to see beneficial changes leading to several major characteristics. Learn how to guide the children in your classroom to this peace.
Maria Montessori’s discoveries are the manual that every parent wishes came with their child. Learning about the stages of development, sensitive periods and the general tendencies of children will allow you, as a parent, to anticipate and understand your child.
Webinars All 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, a selection of 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.
“When I am not sure what to do, I ask myself ... what would Mary Ellen do?”
– Joy, student Early Childhood Certification Course, 2021