Professional Development in Your Area

Browse listings of Montessori-relevant events hosted by the wider community.

You can earn AMS continuing professional development hours (CPDs) for a wide variety of workshops, symposia, conferences, webinars, and more. Below are some events hosted by the wider community that qualify for AMS CPDs. If you have questions, please direct them to the event hosts.

Please note that these are just a few of the many events that can earn you AMS CPD hours. We encourage you to cast your net far and wide when searching for professional development events.

Upcoming Events

2019   

November 14, 2019
Webinar
Reclaiming the Cosmic in Holiday Rituals
Deep Time Journey Network

November 14 – 16, 2019
Roanoke, VA
Discussion
STEM Starts with Science
Virginia Association of Science Teachers

November 18, 2019
Webinar
The New Story
Deep Time Journey Network

November 20, 2019
Plymouth Meeting, PA
Worskhop
The Role of Engagement in Comprehension
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

November 20 – 22, 2019
Greensboro, NC
Conference
69th Annual Conference on Exceptional Children
Exceptional Children

November 20 – 23, 2019
Nashville, TN
Conference
NAEYC Annual Conference
National Association for the Education of Young Children

November 23, 2019
Utica, IL
Workshop
Tracks, Scats and Habitats ENTICE Workshop
Illinois Department of Natural Resources

November 23, 2019
ON, Canada
Workshop
Paleontology Professional Development
Carleton University

November 25, 2019
White Plains, NY
Seminar
Best, Most Powerful Strategies for Teaching World Languages
Bureau of Education & Research

November 25, 2019
Webinar
Cosmology and Ecology
Deep Time Journey Network

December 2, 2019
Webinar
The Great Work and Ecozoic Era
Deep Time Journey Network

December 3, 2019
Utica, IL
Workshop
The Resilient Teacher: Burnout Prevention & Self Care
Illinois Regional Office of Education #3

December 4, 2019
Vandalia, IL
Workshop
Professional Development for Athletic Personnel
Illinois Regional Office of Education #3

December 4 – 7, 2019
Seattle, WA
Conference
The NAIS People of Color Conference
National Association of Independent Schools

December 5 – 6, 2019
Charlottesville, VA
Symposium
2019 MACTE Symposium
Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education (MACTE)

2020

February 11, 2020
Vandalia, IL
Workshop
The Art of Communication: Body Language and Other Essential Skills
Illinois Regional Office of Education #3

February 14 – 16, 2020
San Francisco, CA
Conference
Educating Anxious Minds
Learning & the Brain

February 18, 2020
Vandalia, IL
Workshop
Cool Tool Librarian Duel
Illinois Office of Education #3

February 26 – 28, 2020
Philadelphia, PA
Conference
2020 National Association of Independent Schools Annual Conference
National Association of Independent Schools

February 29, 2020
Atherton, CA
Workshop
Playing with Songs: Creative Music and Movement for Children with and without Disabilities
Northern California Orff-Schulewerk Association

March 9 – 12, 2020
Austin, TX
Conference
SXSW EDU
SXSW

April 25, 2020
Oakland, CA
Workshop
Creating a Dynamic Learning Community with Traditional Dance, Song and Storytelling
Northern California Orff-Schulewerk Association

November 4 – 7, 2020
Anaheim, CA
Conference
NAEYC Annual Conference
National Association for the Education of Young Children

November 12 – 14, 2020
National Harbor, MD
Conference
Annual Conference for Middle Level Education
Association for Middle Level Education (AMLE)

On-Demand Events

Online Course
Creative Mindset Blueprint: Arts Integration Focus
The Vision Board, LLC

Online Course
Designed to Steam: Steam Education Focus
The Vision Board, LLC

Online Course
Managing the Arts Integrated Classroom: Classroom Management Focus
The Vision Board, LLC

Online Course
Project Based Learning in the Arts: Project Based Learning Focus
The Vision Board, LLC

Course
Arts Integration Professional Development Bundle
Education Closet

Course
STEAM Professional Development Bundle
Education Closet

Course
The Creative Mindset Course
Education Closet

Course
Designed to STEAM
Education Closet

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