David has earned his AMI Primary Diploma at Montessori Northwest in Portland, Oregon, and taught at three-to-six year-old and adolescent levels for seventeen years. He was a founding developer of the Hershey Montessori School Adolescent Community and the associated NAMTA/AMI Orientation to Adolescent Studies and has worked as a Montessori administrator, writer, speaker, and advocate. David is married to Elise Huneke-Stone, Director of Elementary Teacher Training at Montessori Northwest, and they live in Portland, Oregon with their family.
- Ayer, David and Huneke-Stone, Elise (2006). “The School Where the Children Live”. The NAMTA Journal, Winter 2006.