Associate or FULL
Please download the Montessori Teacher Information Page and the relevant materials list for your classroom levels. This should be uploaded on this page. For efficient processing be sure all documents are filled in completely before uploading them.
Glossary of Terms
Child-directed work – child selects and initiates their own activities from the prepared environment of the classroom
Montessori credentialed teacher – teacher having a Montessori credential from an MIA approved program that includes completion of practicum
Prepared Montessori environment – use of Montessori materials (Essential Montessori Materials)
Uninterrupted work period – a classroom work period of at least 2.5 hours
Core Montessori Components – Montessori credentialed teacher, prepared environment, multi-age classroom, child-directed work, and uninterrupted work periods