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Monday, May 11, 2020 | 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.

 

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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 2020)

  • Philosophy/Theory
  • Practical Life

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

Module II (Fall 2020)

  • 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 III

The course within this module will cover Child Development, Language, and Music and Movement components of learning. Coursework within Child Development delves into the physical, cognitive, emotional, and social stages of child development and the learning theories that apply to them.


7.2 CEU

Cost: $1,215

NCEDU-CS007-01

Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor

Jan 9

Feb 28

7

TU, TH, SA

5:30-8:30pm (TU, TH)

8:30am-4:30pm (SA)

Monica Shah

Sat classes: Jan 11, 25; Feb 8, 22

No class Jan 28

1/2 hour lunch on Saturday classes


MODULE Iv

This module covers the areas observation, parent involvement, science, social studies, and classroom leadership all comprise this module. Botany, zoology, earth elements, and physical science will be topics of study in science while land and water forms, globes, maps, and flags will be covered in social studies. In classroom leadership, you will learn the important class components of scheduling and curriculum planning, lesson strategies, communication, problem-solving, and much more.


8.85 CEU

Cost: $1,435

NCEDU-CS008-01

Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor

Mar 3

May 12

23

TU, TH, SA

5:30-8:30pm (TU, TH)

8:30am-4:30pm (SA)

Monica Shah

Sat classes: Mar 7, 21; Apr 18; May 2, 9

No class Apr 7, 9

1/2 hour lunch on Saturday classes


PRACTICUM - 540 HOURS

Prerequisite: Successful completion of Modules I-IV

Cost: $1,350

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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