Now accepting applicatons for
The AMI Montessori Orientation to Adolescent Studies
Announcing the 2013-2014
NAMTA Conference Schedule
Learn more about
Montessori Institute for the
Science of Peace
The NAMTA membership year is September 1-August 31!
NAMTA's purpose is to maintain Montessori traditions, and at the same time, to be on the cutting edge of innovative education. Accordingly, we provide the medium for study, interpretation, and improvement of Montessori education.
Required Readings for Seminars and Discussions
When orientation applicants are accepted to the program and pay the tuition deposit, they will receive the following required readings:
Montessori, Maria. Education and Peace (included with tuition);
Montessori, Maria. From Childhood to Adolescence (included with tuition);
Readings Available for Download
Grazzini, Camillo. "The Four Planes of Development." The NAMTA Journal 29.1 (2004, Winter): 27-61.
These optional readings may be purchased from NAMTA:
Montessori, Maria. The Formation of Man. ($14)
Montessori, Maria. The Secret of Childhood. ($8)
Montessori, Maria. Basic Ideas of Montessori’s Educational Theory. ($17)
The Montessori Adolescent: Analysis in Retrospect. The NAMTA Journal 26:3, 2001. ($17)
Standing, E.M. Maria Montessori: Her Life and Work. ($17)
The Third Adolescent Colloquium. The NAMTA Journal 31:1, 2006. ($17)
The Fourth Adolescent Colloquium. The NAMTA Journal 33:3, 2008. ($17)
The Fifth Adolescent Colloquium. The NAMTA Journal 34:3, 2009. ($17)