MACTE-Accredited*

Early Childhood Montessori Teacher Training

There has never been a better time to become the most authentic certified Montessori teacher you can be. Like many of our wonderful lifelong AoM Alumni, you may even realize your life purpose and path by registering for one of our transformative AoM programs.   

No matter what country you call home, we are here to help.  Reach out anytime! An AoM representative would be happy to assist you in selecting the perfect program that fits your particular needs. (just hit that chat button below!)

We invite you to join our AoM mission and the joy of teaching and learning Montessori around the world. 

MACTE-Accreditation is recognized in schools world-wide.

*Career Pro is MACTE accredited.

Essentials

This online course delivers a complete understanding of Montessori Education. During your online study, you will delve deeply into the philosophy and psychology that is the heart of the Montessori Method. This option is perfect for anyone working in a Montessori environment, daycare, or homeschool who does not require a MACTE-accredited certification. 

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Online Career Pro

This online course gives you the time you need to assimilate the complete message of Maria Montessori. During your online study, you will delve deeply into the philosophy and psychology that is the heart of the Montessori Method. You will emerge with a complete understanding of Montessori Education. This option is perfect for uncertified Montessori Teachers and for Aides who are considering making teaching their career. 

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Career Pro

This program provides all components to necessary to become a Certified Montessori Teacher. The online course gives you the time you need to assimilate the complete message of Maria Montessori. During the online portion, you will delve deeply into the philosophy and psychology that is the heart of the Montessori Method. At the in-person residency, you will perfect your lesson presentation skills, learn classroom songs and classroom management skills. Our faculty supports you throughout your student-teaching internship at the school of your choice. Upon completion of the program, you will receive your AoM Teacher Certificate. 

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Age of Montessori Training Programs & Pricing

“… this has actually been an enlightening experience. I've been a Montessori Teacher for some years now and the Age of Montessori has helped me in my development to get a better understanding and a fuller understanding in the "why" of what I am doing...”

– Ilya / Watch the video ⟩

“With everyone being so pro-Montessori and so invested in this program you really can open up and share your beliefs, your fears, your dreams and nobody will judge you and I am very big on that. If we are all in this loving environment we can all succeed and from the instructors to the other class mates I have were just - it's this beautiful community and I love it.”

– Margaret / Watch the video ⟩

Now Enrolling

Fall 2022

September 7, 2022

Spring 2023

March 6, 2023


Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Do I have to check in at specific times?

A: No. While led by a teacher trainer, all forums and assignments will be completed on your own schedule.

Q: Is this course MACTE-accredited?

A: The Career Pro Program is MACTE accredited. Career Starter is eligible for upgrading to a MACTE-accredited certification. The Essentials Course is not eligible. Age of Montessori holds MACTE-accreditation for the Early Childhood Program through the year 2026.


Q: What are your payment plan options?

A: Click here for pricing and payment details.


Q: As a head of school, I have multiple students to enroll. Are there any discounts or customized dates we can take advantage of?

A: Yes. Our friendly team will be happy to walk you through all the options. Please send an email to: [email protected]

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We are the sowers - our children are those who reap. We labor so that future generations will be better and nobler than we are.”

Dr Maria Montessori