The American Montessori Society’s official quarterly magazine.
Articles on Montessori practice and pedagogy, along with articles offering practical ideas for the classroom and reflections from organization stakeholders, serve to provoke thought, promote professional development, and provide a forum for discussion of issues and ideas in the field. In addition, news of our member schools and teacher education programs, and details about upcoming events of interest, bring Montessori educators together as a collegial global community.
Montessori Life is published seasonally: winter (December), spring (March), summer (June), and fall (September).
A subscription to Montessori Life is a benefit of AMS membership.
Individuals at the MembershipPLUS level receive the quarterly print edition and have unlimited access to the digital edition.
Basic Members have unlimited access to the digital version. They can upgrade to receive the quarterly print edition for an additional fee when purchasing a membership. (This upgrade is available only in the U.S. at this time.)
Special Offer! For the July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020 membership year only, Basic members in the United States will receive the Fall and Winter print editions at no additional cost. If you would also like the print editions of the Spring and Summer editions, you may do so for an additional fee when you purchase your membership.
Member schools and affiliated teacher education programs receive the quarterly print edition and have unlimited access to the digital version.
This deeply discounted option consists of 10 copies of Montessori Life sent to a single address 4 times a year (total, 40 magazines). Great for schools, teacher education programs, college education departments, and libraries interested in widely sharing Montessori information with groups of interested readers. Compare prices with the cost of a single issue, lower down.
Price per Package (includes shipping)
|Who||Price||Number of Magazines|
|MemberPLUS Members||$480||10 x 4 = 40|
|Basic Members||$500||10 x 4 = 40|
|Non-Members||$520||10 x 4 = 40|
For more details, and to order, visit Shop AMS.
*Currently only available in the United States.
For those looking to learn more about Montessori education from the perspectives of those in the wider community, we offer a select collection of articles from past issues of Montessori Life. No login is required.
Everyone is welcome to read our “Montessori Parent” articles, a regular feature of the magazine.
For our friends in China, we offer these articles translated into Mandarin.
If you have a story that you think would be of interest to the Montessori community, thoughts to share with the editors, or photos of your member school or program, we’d like to hear from you. You’ll find details on our Submit Content to Montessori Life webpage.
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