Event Type: Workshops

The Future of Montessori Education: The AMI/USA and AMS U40 Summit

In this session, Dr. Ayize Sabater and several participants of the U40: Montessori for the Future Summit of June 2023 will discuss the process and outcomes of the collaborative work with the American Montessori Society (AMS). The panel will share the culmination of the

October 23, 2023: 9:00 am - 11:30 pm
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The Power of Breath and Laughter for Teachers and Children in the Classroom

There are many “parts” to health.
Of all the parts to health, breath and laughter may be the greatest…maybe!

Being a teacher is no joke! The yearly school calendar never seems to let up. Opening preparations, learning about the children and their needs, lesson plans, parent interactions, fundraising activities, decisions, decisions…on and on

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AMI Administrators Certificate Course

AMI/USA is proud to sponsor the AMI Administrators Certificate Course in July of 2023, in Columbia, MD.

The course will be conducted in a blended format:

  • Registration and reception: July 16, 2023, 5-6:30 PM EST
  • In-person days of instruction: July 17 – 21, 2023
  • Virtual sessions: July 7, September 14 and 21, 2023,
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2023 Montessori Administrators Retreat

We hope you can plan to join AMI/USA and WSLI for the 2023 Montessori Administrators Retreat: Leading Amid Today’s Challenges this July in Columbia, MD!

We are thrilled to host two dynamic keynote speakers, Dr. Pamela Taylor and Dr. Marc Frankel, who will lead us in two engaging sessions exploring

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Engaging Families Teacher Workshop

In response to the expressed needs of our members, we are happy to announce the launch of our AMI/USA Teacher Workshops Series. These virtual professional development sessions are designed for classroom guides and assistants and focus on supporting them in their professional growth and helping them meet the needs of the

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Fireside Chat: Funding For Your School

Please join our AMI/USA Fund Development Team in a brief discussion about small grants for your school. In our weekly research meetings, our team examines all grant opportunities in education. We are finding small grants that could help support activities in classrooms and schools. All of the opportunities presented are for

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Montessori for All: A Dream Being Realized or One Still Deferred

We are happy to provide this year’s Justice Equity Diversity Inclusion Series virtually to help bring the global Montessori community together!

In honor of Dr. King, his educational philosophy and work to bring equity into all schools, join a diverse panel to discuss how power and privilege

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Liberatory Montessori

AMI/USA’s 2022 Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (JEDI) Webinar Series

As our 2020 Racial Equity Statement declares, “We acknowledge that building and maintaining an inclusive, racially equitable culture will be never-ending and that ever-lasting transformation requires courage, persistence, unwavering commitment, and individual and collective accountability. We encourage all

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Making A Way Out Of No Way

BBMW and AMI/USA Community Town Hall

October 14, 2021

Town Hall Program Overview

5:00 – 6:00 p.m. CT – The first hour was simulcast live on Dr. Ayize’s #UMustLearn weekly radio broadcast WPFW FM 89.3 in DC (globally at www.wpfwfm.org).

Dr. Ayize led a panel dialogue

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New AMI Consultant Orientation

UPDATE: At this time, AMI/USA has determined that the orientation program will be conducted remotely and that all facets of the program will be conducted online.

The New AMI Assistants to Infancy Consultant Orientation program is scheduled for January 14–18, 2021. More information can be found by clicking

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Baltimore/Columbia Workshop Montessori: Learning for All

Join us in Columbia, Maryland, for our first of two regional workshops in 2019-2020. We look forward to partnering with NAMTA for what will be their final regional workshop as well as with EAA, our continuing partner for major professional development events.

Advanced registration is now closed. On-site registration will be available.

If you

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