PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR MONTESSORI COMMUNITIES
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TRAINING WORKSHOPS

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Benefits of Assistant Training

For Schools

Training Benefits for Schools

  • Effective training reduces hiring costs and efforts due to frequent entry-level staff turnover
  • Increased safety for the classroom and school through improved observation, overview, and supervision skills
  • Professional staff stay focused on teaching children rather than training staff
  • Increases cleanliness and orderliness of environments which improves class functioning, promotes a healthy environment, and keeps classrooms looking good
  • New staff members are effective in their positions faster
  • In-service time can focus on mission critical topics not job training
  • Online course is on-demand and self-paced which allows learning anytime and anywhere
  • Sequential, progressive lessons insure mastery of the material
  • Coursework blends optimal training methods based on current brain research with on-the-job assignments to solidify learning
  • Engaging, multimodal learning modules include video, writing, reading, audio, and hands-on lessons that appeal to all learning styles
  • Accompanying workbook provides a hands on resource for guided note-taking and a post-class reference
  • Assignments, quizzes, and the final exam are geared for success
  • Training is immediately applicable and relevant to job success

Course completion:

    • Increases staff professionalism
    • Teaches methods of optimally supporting the children in the classroom
    • Increases assistant effectiveness as a classroom team member
    • Teaches assistants the importance of their role
    • Teaches oversight and observation skills for smoother classroom operations
    • Increases understanding of Montessori philosophy
    • Increases understanding of optimal learning elements, child development, and appropriate expectations of children
    • Improves interactions with children
    • Allows assistants to speak authoritatively about Montessori with community members
    • Improves communications with teachers, parents, and administrators
    • Provides assistants access to a closed social media group of peers and colleagues from across the world

For Assistants

Training Benefits for Assistants

  • Course is online, on-demand, and self-paced which allows learning at your own pace in a time and place of your choosing
  • Sequential, progressive lessons insure mastery of the material
  • Coursework blends optimal training methods based on current brain research with on-the-job assignments to solidify learning
  • Engaging, multimodal learning modules include video, writing, reading, audio, and hands-on lessons that appeal to all learning styles
  • Accompanying workbook provides a hands on resource for guided note-taking and a post-class reference
  • Assignments, quizzes, and the final exam are geared for success
  • Training is immediately applicable and relevant to job success
  • Participants gain increased facility with online learning environments and instructional technology

Course completion:

    • Increases professionalism and job security
    • Teaches methods of optimally supporting the children in the classroom
    • Increases your effectiveness as a classroom team member
    • Demonstrates the importance of your role and increases your value to the school
    • Increases understanding of Montessori philosophy
    • Increases understanding of optimal learning elements, child development, and appropriate expectations of children
    • Improves interactions with children
    • Allows you to speak authoritatively about Montessori with community members
    • Improves communications with teachers, parents, and administrators
    • Provides access to a closed social media group of peers and colleagues from across the world
    • Certificate of completion

For Families

Training Benefits for Families

  • Improved child guidance in the classroom
  • More effective learning environment
  • Greater consistency in the Montessori approach
  • Safer environment for the student
  • Improved relations with the staff
  • Consistency of staffing due to increased retention
  • Better communication with the child’s classroom staff
  • Better value for the tuition dollar

“Having a well trained Montessori assistant in the classroom is vital to the overall success of a classroom.  As Montessorians, we foster a deep respect towards the potential of each child. A trained assistant makes this process of a child’s journey, one that is filled with confidence and dignity.”    -Aruna, 3-6 Montessori Lead Teacher                            (MORE TESTIMONIALS)

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