About the American Montessori Society

The foremost advocate for quality Montessori education.

The American Montessori Society is a hub for all things Montessori: an information center for its members, the media, and the public; a voice in the public policy arena; and a mobilizing force for the global Montessori community, through support services, research, and professional development events.

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What is AMS?

The American Montessori Society is the world’s leading member organization advancing research and advocating for Montessori teacher education and progressive education policy.

Make a Gift to AMS

In your school or home, you see the benefits of Montessori education. By giving to AMS, see your investment have an exponential impact on the lives of students for generations to come.

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AMS BY THE NUMBERS

16,000

Members Worldwide

AMS Membership

70

Countries with AMS Members

Community

204

Accredited Schools

Montessori Schools