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JOIN US FOR A FREE INFORMATION SESSION

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 | 6:00-7:00pm

The Conference Center at MCCC
1200 Old Trenton Road, West Windsor, NJ 08550

 

DURING THIS 1-HOUR SESSION YOU WILL...
 Hear about the course details and the application process
 Meet our program staff and educators
 Ask questions about the program
 Learn about enrollment requirements, upcoming start dates, and more.

 

To reserve your seat at the FREE information session call 609-570-3111 or register online today!

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MONTESSORI TEACHER CERTIFICATION PROGRAM

The Montessori Teacher Training Institute of Mercer County Community College is American Montessori Society (AMS) affiliated and is accredited by the Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education (MACTE.) Our program utilizes the complete Montessori curriculum.

Classes are held at Robbinsville Montessori located at 2022 Washington Boulevard in Robbinsville, New Jersey; this location enables students in our program to be immersed in the Montessori method from the first day of class.

Who should enroll?

  • Montessori teachers or assistant teachers who do not have certification
  • Teachers and educators who wish to learn (and receive certification in) the Montessori Method
  • Those considering a career in Montessori education - a Montessori Teacher Certificate is recognized in every state and throughout the world.
  • Parents or other individuals who wish to further their understanding of child development and successful teaching methods.

 

Requirements:

  • A proficient understanding of the English language, both written and spoken
  • Bachelor's Degree (to earn a Montessori Teacher designation)
  • High school diploma or equivalent or Associates Degree (to earn a Montessori Associate designation)

To earn a certificate, you must complete the following courses and practicum hours. Please download information about the program including the Adult Learner Handbook and an application (links below). Montessori schools will not hire a teacher without the Montessori Teacer certificate.

 

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Module I (Fall 2019)

  • Philosophy/Theory
  • Practical Life

Cost: $1,650 (price could be subject to change)

Module II (Fall 2019)

  • Sensorial
  • Math
  • Art

Cost: $1,095 (price could be subject to change)

Module III (Spring 2020)

  • Child Development
  • Language
  • Music, Movement

Cost: $1,215 (price could be subject to change)

Module IV (Spring 2020)

  • Observation
  • Parent Involvement/Education
  • Science/Social Studies
  • Classroom Leadership

Cost: $1,435 (price could be subject to change)

Practicum - 540 hours

Pre-requisite: Successful completion of Modules I-IV

Cost: $1,350 (price could be subject to change)

Course will open for Registration in Fall 2019

Tentative Course Dates: September 1, 2019 - June 30, 2020

 

Self- Directed Practicum

Cost: $2,230(price could be subject to change)

Course will open for Registration in Fall 2019

All interested students should please download our Adult Learner Handbook and Application.

MONTESSORI APPLICATION FORM

MONTESSORI POLICIES AND PROCEDURE

 


MODULE I

The course within this module will present the historical perspective and key components of the Montessori Method through Maria Montessori’s documentation. Montessori theory and education philosophy will be discussed along with the nature and development of young children and their absorbent minds. The importance of practical life learning will also be covered through hands-on applications in a Montessori environment. Students are required to compile an album and prepare short essays.


6.8 CEU

Cost: $1650

NCEDU-CS005-01

Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor

Sep 5

Oct 19

17

Tu, Th

Sa

5:30-8:30pm

8:30am-4:30pm

Monica Shah

Sat classes: Sep 7, 21; Oct 5, 19

1/2 hour lunch on Saturday classes


MODULE II

The course within this module will present the historical perspective and key components of the Montessori Method through Maria Montessori’s documentation. Montessori theory and education philosophy will be discussed along with the nature and development of young children and their absorbent minds. The importance of practical life learning will also be covered through hands-on applications in a Montessori environment. Students are required to compile an album and prepare short essays.


7.8 CEU

Cost: $1095

NCEDU-CS027-01

Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor

Oct 24

Dec 19

20

Tu, Th

Sa

5:30-8:30pm

8:30am-4:30pm

Monica Shah

Sat classes: Nov 2, 16, 23; Dec 14

1/2 hour lunch on Saturday classes


PRACTICUM - 540 HOURS

Prerequisite: Successful completion of Modules I-IV

Cost: $1350

Sep 1 - Jun 30

NCEDU-CS009-01

 

SELF-DIRECTED PRACTICUM

Prerequisite: Successful completion of Modules I-IV

Cost: $2230

Sep 1 - Jun 30

NCEDU-CS009-01

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