Ginni Sackett

Ginni Sackett

Pedagogical Director

Ginni Sackett is currently the Director of Pedagogy at AMI. She is an AMI Trainer at the 3-6 level, as well as a Lecturer, Consultant, and Examiner, with over thirty-five years of experience in Montessori education. Ginni holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in History from Seton Hill University and a Master of Arts degree in Asian Studies from the University of Hawaii. She achieved the AMI Primary Diploma at the Montessori Education Center/Oregon in 1982. After 12 years as a 3-6 classroom teacher, Ginni joined the staff of the Montessori Institute Northwest in Portland, Oregon USA as Course Assistant in 1994. She later joined the AMI Training of Trainers Program and achieved the status of AMI trainer in 2002. Ginni was a Director of 3-6 Training at Montessori Northwest until 2017. In January 2018 a new professional chapter opened when she moved from the United States to join the staff of the Association Montessori Internationale in Amsterdam as Director of Pedagogy. Ginni frequently presents on a variety of topics at regional, national, and international workshops and conferences. Her articles have been published in AMI Communications, The NAMTA Journal, and other Montessori publications, and she is the author of two pamphlets published by AMI/USA.