2016 Annual Conference

Become a Stronger Educator!

Join us in Chicago, March 10 – 13, for the largest gathering of Montessorians in the world, featuring over 150 workshops, keynote speakers, and much more!

Winter Retreat

Join Us in January

The AMS Winter Retreat for School Administrators will feature best-selling author Michael G. Thompson & afford you 3 days of networking and growth in a gorgeous setting.

2016 Annual Conference

Keynotes Announced

Join keynote speakers Bryan Stevenson, Mitchel Adler, and Sarah Kay in Chicago for 4 days of education, inspiration, and celebration of all things Montessori!

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Advertising space on select high-traffic pages is a great way to showcase your brand. Space is limited, so act now!

Upcoming Webinar

October 8, 7 – 8:30 PM (ET)

Examine the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of ADD in children from early childhood to adolescence, and learn practical strategies to use in the Montessori classroom.

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Dissertation & Thesis Awards

AMS offers annual awards for graduate-level work that furthers the understanding of Montessori education. The deadline to apply is November 1.

Apply for an AMS Research Mini-Grant

Mini-grants of $200 - $3,500 are available to help support Montessori-related research. The fall call for proposals for is now open. Apply by November 16.

Master's Degree in Montessori

Several institutions offer a master's degree in Montessori in conjunction with an AMS credential, setting you on a rich and rewarding career path.

American Montessori Society Credential Services

The American Montessori Society provides credential services to holders of Montessori credentials issued by AMS or the National Center for Montessori Education.