Professional Learning

Professional development for public Montessori schools, teachers, and leaders

TIE IN • Equity Changemakers

Equity Changemakers is a one-year program of work and study for leaders and educators working in public Montessori schools. The program fosters the development of leadership, knowledge, skills, and strategies for making equity changes in the participants’ homeorganizations, their communities, and in the wider education world.

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New Courses Launching Soon

$200
Montessori Safe Classrooms

Montessori Assistants Training 21-22

Begin any time

The assistant in the Montessori classroom has a critical role to play in supporting instruction, building community, and promoting social-emotional development. This asynchronous online course introduces new Montessori primary and elementary assistants to the prepared environment and their role within it.

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$295

Assessment Playbook Tool Study 21-22

Begin any time

In nine view-at-your-own-pace recordings plus weekly open office hours, learn to use specific tools from the Montessori Assessment Playbook, a strategy manual and collection of tools for implementing an assessment model grounded in Montessori and supporting human flourishing.

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$295

Coaches Training Fall 2021 – Tuesday Session

Starts 9/21

The NCMPS Coaches Training is designed for adults preparing to do coaching work in schools, and leadership teams who will be working with them.

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$295

Coaches Training Fall 2021 – Thursday Session

Starts 9/23

The NCMPS Coaches Training is designed for adults preparing to do coaching work in schools, and leadership teams who will be working with them.

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$295

English Learner Support in Montessori Teaching – Fall 2021

Starts 9/29

10-session course for Montessorians interested in supporting English learners through the in-class curriculum

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$195

Emotional Development and Trauma-Informed Supports – Fall 2021

Starts 10/4

This course provides practical strategies and research-based interventions to help children feel safe and ready to learn in Montessori classrooms, schools, and communities.

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$495
Montessori Coaches Training

Montessori Fundamentals for School Leaders – Fall 2021

Starts 10/6

This six-week course introduces public Montessori school leaders to the fundamental elements of Montessori philosophy, curriculum, and pedagogy.

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New Workshops Launching Soon

$1100

Coaches Workshop 21-22

Starts 9/13

The NCMPS' Coaches Workshop is an online community of practice for graduates of the NCMPS' Coaches Training.

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$695
Montessori Assistants Training

Leaders Workshop 21-22

Starts 10/5

Join other public Montessori school leaders in a series of twelve facilitated online sessions.

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$695
Montessori Safe Classrooms

Child Study Workshop 21-22

Starts 10/12

The Child Study Workshop is an online facilitated community of practice for school-based Child Study Leads and Montessori guides implementing Child Study in their schools.

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DERS

$415

DERS Training and Certification

DERS training is a 6-hour online asynchronous course that prepares you to use the DERS app (available on iPad only) effectively as a tool for classroom observation and continuous improvement. Participants will learn to identify, evaluate, and record classroom indicators which support development.

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$120

DERS Subscription Annual Renewal

The Developmental Environment Rating Scale Subscription Annual Renewal gives users 365 days of access to the DERS app for observation, assessment and improvement.

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$95

DERS Orientation

DERS orientation is a 3.5 hour online asynchronous course that prepares you to understand how the DERS can be used as a tool for classroom observation and continuous improvement.

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