AMS Community Events

Connect with staff, board members, and other educators.

We invite you to these community events to meet with AMS staff and board members, network with fellow Montessori educators, and explore topics of interest to our education community.

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, July 16 at 3:00 PM (ET)
#edchat on Twitter
Montessorians, assemble! We will join the broader education world for the popular weekly education chat. Follow @amshq for Montessori-specific chat topics and reply to non-Montessori educators with a Montessori perspective to the day’s trending topics.


Thursday, July 18 at Noon (ET)
Facebook LIVE: AMS Pathway of Continuous School Improvement
Melanie Thiesse, AMS director of school quality and accreditation, shares details about our Pathway program, which is available to all member schools at no additional cost. Learn how the Pathway supports member schools in achieving their goals for continuous improvement and offering quality Montessori education. Find out how to get started and what the benefits are for your school and community.

Visit the AMS Facebook page to join the conversation.


Friday, August 2 at 10:00 AM (ET)
Facebook LIVE: Our New Mission
AMS has a new mission statement: “Empowering humanity to build a better world through Montessori.” Join CEO Dr. Timothy Purnell to discuss "the why" behind the work we do in Montessori schools around the world and here at AMS.

Visit the AMS Facebook page to join the conversation.


Tuesday, August 20 at 3:00 PM (ET)
#edchat on Twitter
Montessorians, assemble! We will join the broader education world for the popular weekly education chat. Follow @amshq for Montessori-specific chat topics and reply to non-Montessori educators with a Montessori perspective to the day’s trending topics.


Tuesday, September 10 at 4:00 PM (ET)
Facebook LIVE: Professional Development
New school year, new you! Each year, we come back to school refreshed and ready to tackle new challenges and take meaningful steps forward in our careers. Join Joshua Shanklin, AMS director of learning and professional development, to lean about the many Montessori PD options available to you through AMS in this informal and informative chat.

Visit the AMS Facebook page to join the conversation.