Tuesdays: April 2, 9, 16, 23, & 30, & May 7
7:00 to 8:30 pm Eastern Time
6:00 to 7:30 pm Central Time
5:00 to 6:30 pm Mountain Time
4:00 to 5:30 pm Pacific Time
We will meet for a 90-minute live video workshop session each Tuesday for six consecutive weeks.
Sessions will be recorded and participants will have ongoing access.
Professional Development Certificate from the Montessori Foundation: 15 hours
Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are available from Sarasota University for $20 for this course. 10 hours = 1 university CEU
Are the children of today "different" than the children of years gone by?
Every day we're hearing from Montessori guides at all levels who tell us...
“Children aren’t like they used to be.”
“My students just aren’t normalizing.”
“It seems like 50% of my class has special needs; I feel like I’m always putting out fires.”
Understand the behavior, characteristics, and needs of today’s child to create a framework of support consistent with Montessori practice in the classrooms and school-wide
Create a Classroom Community of belonging that supports all students
Learn the components and development of a Peaceful Classroom- including self-regulation, executive functioning, emotional literacy and social skills development, and classroom management.
Provide Learning and Behavior Supports, Accommodations, and Differentiated Instruction with the Montessori curriculum and materials.
Guide Positive Behavior and Learning with a Functional Behavior Assessment using a team observation approach that results in a targeted Positive Behavior and Learning Support Plan with Progress Monitoring.
Partner and work with parents and community resources.