This year NAMTA presents a professional development course
for administrators, Tier I: First Principles, October 7-11, 2015, in Baltimore, MD!
Order NAMTA's 2013-2015 supplement to the Whole-School Montessori Handbook, The Evolution of a Montessori High School
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.
Some Montessori schools sponsor the training of candidates they feel are particularly qualified to become Montessori teachers. Such schools generally select a candidate who:
The usual sponsorship agreement contains these components:
Schools sometimes find that their parents, paraprofessional classroom assistants, and even graduates make good candidates to sponsor for Montessori training. Another way to find candidates is to contact a local Montessori training center. Some schools advertise a willingness to sponsor a candidate, and other schools respond to an ad placed by a potential candidate.