Thank you for your interest in joining AMI through AMI/USA. Your support enables us to continue our programs and outreach for Montessori groups across the United States. As a special thanks, we offer you the following member benefits:

All AMI members receive:

  •  AMI Journal, a scholarly publication
  • AMI Bulletin, highlighting international news

AMI members joining through AMI/USA also receive:

  • AMI/USA News, an e-newsletter published monthly providing updates on current U.S. news in the AMI community
  • AMI/USA Journal, an electronic journal published twice a year which includes a letter from the executive director, a feature article, a parent supplement, and job opportunities
  • AMI/USA Directory, an electronic publication listing all training centers, AMI recognized schools, AMI/USA affiliated and associated schools, individual members, and distributors
  • 5% discount on all purchases from the AMI/USA bookstore
  • A discount on Nienhuis classroom materials
  • Discounted rates on job postings via our website and newsletter
  • Unique educator’s insurance programs, offered to members in the U.S. at group discount rates through Forrest T. Jones, including No-Cost Insurance to new members


Membership for Individuals Residing in the U.S. (through AMI/USA) One Year: $75 Three Years: $210 Five Years: $345 Membership for Individuals Residing Outside the U.S. (through AMI/USA) One Year: $95 Three Years $270 Five Years: $445 NOTE: AMI/USA does not process lifetime memberships. For information on lifetime membership, please contact AMI.

Download a Membership Brochure


Membership to the Administrator Community is available as an add-on and is open to all administrators regardless of position, education, or training.

Member benefits include:

  • Communicate with other Montessori administrators in our lively private forum. Ask questions, provide answers, and make connections.
  • Access to the private document vault with forms, flyers and procedures used by other Montessori schools.
  • A discount to the annual MAA retreat.
  • The Administrator Community add-on is $24/year.


    Our mission simply would not be possible without your support. A monetary gift of any size allows us to provide high-quality services to parents, schools, members, and teachers throughout the country. Your donation will help maintain the following AMI/USA programs:

    • Teacher trainee recruitment for AMI training centers
    • Support for AMI public school programs
    • Research

    If you would like your donation to support AMI teacher training in the U.S., consider donating to the MES Fund, Inc. Online Donation Form Thank You! Send donations to: Association Montessori International / USA 206 N. Washington Street, Ste. 330 Alexandria, VA 22314 AMI/USA is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation. Your gift is tax-deductible to the extent permissible by law.

  Renew Membership / Become a Member

 Update Contact Info Only