2018 Annual Conference

Keynote Speaker

In this part performance, part lecture, actor and playwright Anna Deavere Smith will dissect the school-to-prison pipeline, leaving you ready to discuss peace and social justice within your school.

Join the Conversation

Dr. Timothy Purnell

Tim joined AMS as our executive director on August 1, 2017. He is an inspirational leader, strategic planner, and educator, who is eager to hear from you: our Montessori community.

Live Webinar, 8/24

Classroom Assistants & You

In this webinar, our presenter will help you cultivate a healthy relationship with your classroom assistants.

AMS Membership

Renew Today

The new AMS membership year has begun. Join or renew today and help drive the Montessori Movement forward!

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Lead a Gender and Sexually Diverse School

Jennifer Bryan, PhD, will address gender and sexuality diversity in schools, introducing tools to help students navigate this critical area of individual identity development.

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August Webinar Professional Development Classroom Assistants
Membership 2017
Winter Retreat 2018 Mexico

On Peace Education & Charlottesville

Now more than ever we, as Montessori educators and advocates, must continue to champion and even redouble our efforts to bring peace into our classrooms, and by extension, our shared community.

Reserve Your Room for the 2018 Annual Conference

Hotel reservations are now open for our 2018 Annual Conference, March 22 – 25, in Denver, Colorado. Each year, our conference hotel sells out. Don’t wait—book your room for Montessori’s big event!

New Benefit for Your AMS Member School

Hop on the Pathway of Continuous School Improvement to get free coaching that can help you align your school with AMS best practices and demonstrate to parents your ongoing commitment to quality Montessori education.

10th Annual Research Poster Session

Now through September 15, 2017, submissions are being sought for the 10th Annual Research Poster Session. The session will take place during the AMS 2018 Annual Conference, March 22 – 25, in Denver, CO.