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5 Ways Montessori Can Support Social Distancing

Schools and nurseries across the country are desperately trying to work out how social distancing could work this summer and into September. With no timescale for when the Covid-19 crisis will end, it is not just a question of meeting government guidelines but allaying the fears of parents now and well into the future. Many […]

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Coronavirus – contact us via email at this time

We are following UK government guidance and so our School, Training Centre and office buildings are closed due to the Coronavirus crisis. However, our staff are working from home so please feel free to contact us via email at this time – course@mariamontessori.org for training enquiries or schools@mariamontessori.org for school admissions or parent queries. Our training courses are […]

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Online learning in these challenging times

As we all adjust to the challenges we are facing as a result of the Coronavirus, we would like to wish you well and to update you on how we are delivering our training at this time. Our training is continuing to run and our current students are now learning online. We are thankful that […]

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Coronavirus information

The Maria Montessori Institute is monitoring closely healthcare and government advice regarding the Coronavirus outbreak from the World Health Organisation and Public Health England. Our intention is that our courses will go ahead on the dates we have advertised. If you have any questions about a specific course please contact us at course@mariamontessori.org Parents of children […]

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Online tutor Q+A for prospective students

We are delighted to announce a new online question and answer session with one of our tutors. This is for those thinking of studying an AMI Diploma, degree or AMI Assistants Certificate with us. This is an opportunity for you to speak directly to one of our trainers and to ask any specific questions you […]

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New guide to Montessori careers

Get answers to your Montessori career questions with our new guide to Montessori careers. Ever wondered how easy it is to get a job in Montessori education, how much you get paid or what other career paths are open to you? Discover more about working in Montessori and the different training options with the new career […]

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New Head of School

We are delighted to announce that Michel Capobianco, has accepted the position of Head of the Maria Montessori School. Michel will join us from Oak Knoll Montessori School in California where she is currently Head of School. Michel obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Colorado, and she holds AMI Diplomas at […]

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Blog: Why Montessori education offers a path to peace

Maria Montessori is mostly remembered for her contribution to child development and education. But she also worked tirelessly for global peace and earned three nominations for a Nobel Peace Prize. In the later years of her life, Montessori spoke more and more about her belief that the path to peace lay in the education we […]

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Blog: Gratitude and Montessori: Feeling thankful this festive season

At this time of year when the giving and receiving of gifts is foremost in our minds, let us take a moment to think about the value of gratitude, why it is important for children’s future well-being and how we can encourage children to adopt gratitude in their daily lives. At our school in our […]

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Get a Montessori degree

Access student loans and gain a degree from the University of East London with our new degree route. You will also gain the coveted AMI Diploma 3-6 qualifying you to work in Montessori schools all over the world. The Foundation Degree in Montessori Pedagogy (AMI 3-6) starts every September and runs over two years. Students […]

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