AMI Training of Trainers: You can transform lives one teacher at a time by becoming an AMI Teacher TrainerRead more
Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon, pledges $2 billion and focus on two areas: funding existing non-profits that help homeless families, and creating a network of new, non-profit, tier-one preschools in low-income communities. "Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire. And...Read more
Hangzhou
AMI is pleased to annouce that an AMI Training of Trainers Programme, Seminar Format, will be held in Hangzhou, China from 2019 to 2021. The seminar, which forms part of the comprehensive training of trainers programme, will be given in English with Chinese translation. International applications...Read more
2018 AMI AGM Proceedings and Photos
AMI’s 2018 Annual General Meeting, themed “Community, Confidence and Curiosity”, was held from the 13th to the 16th of April in Amsterdam. The 2018 AGM marked a number of milestones, as attendance has never been this high with over 300 people attending throughout the weekend and with 59...Read more
AMI Annual Report 2017 Bold Steps
Confidence, Curiosity, Courage & Community ‘One knee does not bring up a child’ is a Tanzanian proverb, which succinctly expresses a truly big idea: human education is a lifelong experience, to which many contribute. Our environment will change over time with new people joining our lives;...Read more
From 4-18 August 2018, educators from around the world will gather in South Africa for two weeks, to revisit Montessori principles and practices in order to find innovative solutions and build sustainable initiatives for underserved communities. Eminent speakers will present their work with an aim...Read more
AMI will use its internationally recognised authoritative voice regarding the unique nature of childhood and natural human development to advocate for the rights of children and adults to have access to nurturing, developmentally appropriate, educational environments. AMI will do this by preserving...Read more
News Bold Goal
AMI’s Bold Goal project launched to increase social impact in U.S. education The Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) launched a Bold Goal project in February 2016 to increase our social impact by tripling AMI’s presence in U.S. education within five years. Through this project, we are...Read more
If you are one of the 1200 people that attended the 2018 Refresher Course & Workshops in Phoenix, AZ and were able to attend the Friday night Keynote Address, you know how inspiring AMI/USA Board President Gretchen Hall’s speech was and so we are happy to share it here. Keynote Address –...Read more
Representatives from Funders, University and AMI at opening
Walton Family Foundation Awards $4.8 Million Grant to the University of Hartford and Montessori Training Center Northeast to Create Montessori Bachelor’s Degree Program. The award is one of the largest educational grants in the University’s history. (Hartford, Conn.) The University of Hartford and...Read more