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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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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2016 AMS Annual Conference Keynote Speakers
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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.

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.

AMS 8th Annual Research Poster Session

Submissions are now being sought for the AMS 8th Annual Research Poster Session, taking place in Chicago, IL, during the 2016 Annual Conference.

Montessori Classroom Terminology

Didactic materials? Sensorial exercises? Find out what these, as well as other widely used Montessori phrases, actually mean.