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2017 Annual Conference Registration

Register Online

Pay by Check

If you need to pay with a check, please use the appropriate form below and return it via e-mail, mail, or fax. 

Please note:
there is a $25/individual or $75/group handling fee when paying by check.

Pay by Check: Individual Registration

Pay by Check: Group Registration

Pre-Registration Rates

Get the best rate by registering by our early bird date of November 18. To qualify for the early bird rate, registrations must be submitted online, postmarked, or fax by November 18.

Note: Pre-registration will close on February 24 or when the conference sells out, whichever comes first. Those wanting to register after February 24 must register on-site at the San Diego Town & Country Resort beginning March 8.

 Early Bird
Registrations received by 11/18/16

 Regular
Registrations received 11/19/16 – 2/24/17

Registration Type

 AMS Adult Learner*

AMS Member**

Nonmember

 AMS Adult Learner*

AMS Member**

Nonmember

Full Conference

 $390

 $425

 $530

 $460

 $495

 $600

Friday Only

 $215

 $250

 $345

 $285

 $320

 $415

Saturday Only

 $215

 $250

 $345

 $285

 $320

 $415

Sunday Only

 $120

 $135

 $170

 $190

 $205

 $240

*Individuals who have an AMS Adult Learner membership and are enrolled in an AMS-affiliated teacher education program at the time of their conference registration.

**This rate is valid for current AMS individual members. If your school is a member, but you are not, you do not qualify for the member rate.

Thursday School Tours and Pre-Conference Day Workshops

Events below are not included with your conference registration, but can be added to your registration for an additional cost.

Adult Learner*

AMS Member**

Nonmember

Day of Service

 $20  $20  $20
School Tours  $65  $75  $85

Workshop Intensives

     

Awakening the Spirit of Love

$180 $180 $180

Ecolab: A Natural Approach to Montessori Science

$225 $225 $225

Understanding Learning Differences & Assessments (MACAR Workshop)

$150 $150 $150

Assessing your Admission & Enrollment Management Operations (ISM Workshop)

$140

$140

$140

Assessing Your Marketing Communications Operations (ISM Workshop)

$140 $140 $140

Montessori Researchers in Higher Education

$0 $0 $0

School Accreditation Workshops

 

 

 

Introduction to AMS School Accreditation

$45

$45

$45

Understanding the AMS School Accreditation Self-Study

$45

$45

$45

*Individuals who have an AMS Adult Learner membership and are enrolled in an AMS-affiliated teacher education program at the time of their conference registration.

**This rate is valid for current AMS individual members. If your school is a member, but you are not, you do not qualify for the member rate.

On-Site Registration Rates

On-Site registration opens at the San Diego Town & Country on Wednesday, March 8.

 
 Registration Type

On-Site Registration Rates 

 AMS Adult Learner*

 AMS Member**

 Nonmember

 Full Conference

 $530

 $565

 $670

 Friday Only

 $355

 $390

 $485

 Saturday Only

 $355

 $390

 $485

 Sunday Only

 $260

 $275

 $310

*Individuals who have an AMS Adult Learner membership and are enrolled in an AMS-affiliated teacher education program at the time of their conference registration.

**This rate is valid for current AMS individual members. If your school is a member, but you are not, you do not qualify for the member rate.

By registering for the AMS Annual Conference, you acknowledge the following:

Cancellation & Refund Policy
Requests for refunds must be made in writing and e-mailed to AMS no later than February 24, 2017. Refunds will be disbursed within 30 days after the conference. For each refunded registration, a $50 cancellation fee will be debited from the refund. 

Age Requirements
All attendees must be aged 18 or over. Children under the age of 18 are not permitted in any conference events, including workshop rooms, keynote presentations, and the Exhibit Hall.

Photo & Recording Release
Attendees acknowledge that by attending any part of the conference they are agreeing that their picture/likeness may be taken/recorded and they release permission for that picture/likeness to be used by American Montessori Society (AMS). They acknowledge that AMS may use said picture in print media or other forms of visual communication as it sees fit. They attest that they are not entitled to any form of monetary/financial compensation for the use of my likeness, have not been promised such, and recognize AMS need not provide compensation for this use or any other type of use of their picture/likeness.

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