Local Professional Development

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

March 12, 2019
Online Workshop
Montessori Language and Literacy in the Elementary Levels
Southeast Montessori Collective

March 13, 2019
New York, NY
Workshop
Teaching Slavery Through Art: The Work of Betye Saar
New York Historical Society

March 13, 2019
Online Course
The Greatest Montessori Lesson is You
Lourdes Billingsley

March 14 – 16, 2019
Indianapolis, IN
Conference
Indiana Early Childhood Conference
Indiana Association for the Education of Young Children

March 15, 2019
Chicago, IL
Summit
Global Leadership Summit
Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development

March 16 – 18, 2019
Chicago, IL
ASCD Empower19: The Conference for Every Educator
ASCD

March 19, 2019
Online Workshop
Montessori Language and Literacy in the Elementary Levels
Southeast Montessori Collective

March 20, 2019
Online Course
The Greatest Montessori Lesson is You
Lourdes Billingsley

March 21, 2019
New York, NY
Workshop
Hudson Rising: Environmental History of New York
New York Historical Society

Marcy 29, 2019
Clarendon Hills, IL
Workshop
Hellping Parents Bring Montessori into their Home
Seton Montessori Institute

March 30, 2019
Clarendon Hills, IL
Workshop
Beyond 'Do No Harm'—Cultivating LGBTQ Inclusive Environments
Seton Montessori Institute

March 30, 2019
Clarendon Hills, IL
Workshop
“Big Ideas and Growing Mathematical Minds”
Seton Montessori Institute

April 4 – 6, 2019
Verona, NY
NYAEYC Annual Conference
New York Association for the Education of Young Children

April 4 – 6, 2019
Pierre, SD
Conference
South Dakota Early Childhood Education Conference
South Dakota Association for the Education of Young Children

April 4 – 6, 2019
Verona, NY
NYAEYC 2019 Annual Conference
New York Association for the Education of Young Children

April 6, 2019
Westmont, IL
Workshop
Supporting Students with Visual Challenges
West Suburban Family Vision and Therapy

April 11 – 19, 2019
Grand Rapids, MI
Annual Early Childhood Conference
Michigan Association for the Education of Young Children

April 12 – 14, 2019
Birmingham, AL
Conference
Southeast Montessori Collective Annual Conference
Southeast Montessori Collective

April 13, 2019
Fremont, CA
Workshop
Behavior Solution - Behavior Workshop
Eastbay Montessori Training

April 25 – 27, 2019
Sandusky, OH
Ohio Early Childhood Conference
Ohio Association for the Education of Young Children

April 25 – 27, 2019
Las Vegas, NV
2018 NevAEYC State Conference
Nevada Association for the Education of Young Children

April 30 – May 3, 2019
New York, NY
Conference
Young Child Expo & Conference
Young Child Expo

May 3 – 5, 2019
New York, NY
Conference
“Schooling Social Minds”
Learning & the Brain

May 10 – 11, 2019
Vitoria, British Columbia, CA
Conference
A Montessori Journey
Vancouver Island Montessori Association

May 11, 2019
Fremont, CA
Workshop
Music and Language Development Workshop
Eastbay Montessori Training

June 4 – 6, 2019
Dublin, Ireland
Conference
World Anti-Bullying Forum
FRIENDS International Centre Against Bullying

June 9 – 22, 2019
Hololulu, HI
Workshop
2019 Montessori Summer Institute
Chaminade University of Honolulu

June 25 – 28, 2019
Sydney Australia
Conference
International Society on Early Intervention Conference 2019
International Society on Early Intervention

June 27 – 29, 2019
San Juan, Puerto Rico
28th Annual Conference
World History Association

July 12 – 13, 2019
Columbia, SC
Summer Institute
Embracing Diversity through Meaningful Inquiry
National Council of Teachers of English

August 6 – 9, 2019
Vancouver, BC Canada
Summer Institute
Montessori in the Public Sector: Exploring Alternative Approaches to Education
University of British Columbia and the Centre for Advanced Montessori Studies of Vancouver

August 24, 2019
Fremont, CA
Workshop
Six Languages of Learning – That Build Confidence, Motivation, Concentration, Self-Discipline, and Trust
Eastbay Montessori Training

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

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