Montessori Teacher Education

"The real preparation for education is a study of one's self. The training of the teacher...is something far more than a learning of ideas. It includes the training of character; it is a preparaiton of the spirit."
Dr. Maria Montessori
from Absorbent Mind , p.131

Types of Montessori Teaching
In 1907, Dr. Maria Montessori discovered the child’s true nature by observing young children in their free activity with self-teaching materials. Her further research revealed this nature as consisting of various normal qualities…read more

True Natural Montessori Teaching
The IMS Montessori teacher education program aims to prepare you for following laws of nature with children in a precise, scientific manner.. In practice, this unconventional way of being, now known as Montessori teaching, reveals the child’s true nature… read more

IMS Distance Learning
The IMS Correspondence Course provides essential preparation for true natural Montessori teaching through a series of 22 lessons…read more

Montessori Teaching Technology
In 2003, Lee Havis consolidated a comprehensive technology for Montessori teaching, consisting of 10 techniques, 20 protocols, 3 lesson presentations and various safe words…read more

Dialoging with the Devil
Inner preparation to control the "adult personality"
Controlling the “adult personality” means to restrain any outward expression of your built-in negative self-image (personality) with children. To do this, you must first observe your “personality” as separate from who you are…read more