Jennifer Shields

Jennifer Shields has been an AMI primary teacher-trainer since 2010. She is a lecturer, examiner, and consultant for the Association Montessori Internationale. She taught primary children for over ten years and now enjoys sharing her experience as a Director of Primary Training at Washington Montessori Institute at Loyola University, Maryland. Jennifer earned her 3-6 AMI diploma at Ohio Montessori Training Institute under Joen Bettmann and Hildegard Solzbacher. Twenty years later, she earned her 0-3 diploma from The Montessori Institute in Denver under Judi Orion and Karey Lontz. Jennifer holds a BA in English from Georgetown University, where she graduated summa cum laude. She earned an MEd from Cleveland State University.