Montessori in the Home

Discover how Montessori can nurture children at home with this inspirational short course that can now be taken online. These sessions will show parents and caregivers how the Montessori approach to education and child development can support children at home. Each course focuses on a particular stage of a child’s development. Please find details of our courses focused on children aged 0-3 years and 3-6 years below.

Montessori in the Home – 0-3 years – ONLINE COURSE

Explore why these early years are so important and are the critical foundation for lifelong learning. Discuss preparing the home environment, toilet independence and weaning, as well as issues raised by the group in this online course with six sessions on Saturday mornings in September and October 2020.
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Dates: 19th  September – 24th  October 2020 – ONLINE
Saturday mornings – 10am – 11.30am – UK time (UTC +1) – 19th and 26th September, 3rd, 10th, 17th and 24th October
Plus one hour a week of additional reading/ tasks in your own time
Standard Fee: £270
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Montessori in the Home – 3-6 years – ONLINE COURSE

Explore the tremendous potential of children aged three to six years and how to nurture it at home with this online course with six sessions.
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October/November 2020 Course Dates: 3rd  October – 21st November 2020 – ONLINE
Saturdays – 10am – 11.30am – UK time (UTC +1 for October dates, UTC for November dates) – 3rd , 10th  and 17th  October, 7th, 14th  and 21st  November
Plus one hour a week of additional reading/ tasks in your own time
Standard Fee: £270
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More about Montessori in the Home Courses

Who is the course for?
The course is primarily for parents but is also of interest to other family members or carers including nannies and childminders.

What will I learn about?

  • Discover the amazing potential present in all children
  • Learn simple ways to adopt Montessori principles at home
  • Understand how the practical wisdom of the Montessori approach can encourage children’s independence and love of learning
  • Share and explore real-life dilemmas and experiences
  • Ask the trainer questions about your family and home

What will this course enable me to do?
This course will provide inspiration for using a Montessori approach in the home. You will gain a certificate of attendance at the end of the course if you attend all six sessions.

How will I study?
The course will take place with live online discussion sessions with additional reading and other tasks of approximately one hour a week which can be done at a time to suit you. The sessions will be live on Zoom. You can access the sessions on a PC/laptop/tablet/smartphone with speakers, a microphone and a good internet connection. You will have some opportunities to ask the trainer questions during the session.

Do you accept students from outside the UK?
The course can be taken from anywhere in the world but will be delivered via live online sessions on Zoom so you will need to check the time in your time zone. You will need to check you can use Zoom in your country.

Can I attend the sessions with my children at home?
Many people on the course will be parents and will have children at home with them. Although ideally you will be able to give the course your full concentration, you can attend with your children in the room and mute your audio if necessary.

Register for a Montessori in the Home course