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History of the American Montessori Society
Montessori People / Montessori Method / Community
How did AMS become the leading advocate for Montessori education? Read on!
Montessori Public Policy Initiative
Public Policy / Community
The American Montessori Society works diligently to influence public policy that concerns education, children, and families.
History of Montessori
Community / Montessori Method / Montessori People
Learn how the founding of the first Montessori school more than 100 years ago led to a worldwide movement that is now more relevant than ever.
Montessori People / Community / Media
Montessori alumni are noted for being strong and capable persons. They model initiative, independence, dignity, selflessness, sound judgement, and ability to work well with others.
Meet Our Executive Director, Munir Shivji
Montessori People / Community / Leadership
Munir Shivji’s entire professional life has focused on Montessori education and he now proudly serves as the executive director of the American Montessori Society.
Call for Research Poster Proposals for The Montessori Event 2020
Community / Leadership / Action Research / News
Now through September 15, we invite you to submit a research poster proposal for a Research Poster session that will take place during The Montessori Event 2020,
American Montessori Society Volunteers with Habitat for Humanity NYC on Home Build for Family in Need
Community / News
August 2, 1919—AMS staff took part in a Day of Service yesterday on a home-build project with Habitat for Humanity NYC. Helping to build a home for a family in need concretely exemplified our new organization mission, “Empowering humanity to build a better world through Montessori.”
Upcoming Requirements for Accredited Schools & Schools on the AMS Pathway
Community / School Quality / News
New qualifications for teachers and heads of schools take effect July 1, 2020.
Montessori St Nicholas and AMS Explore New Ways to Collaborate
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The executive teams of the London-based MSN and AMS recently met for an exploratory meeting about possible ways to work together.