Montessori Organizations

The Association Montessori Internationale (AMI) is the original organization to promote the ideas and principles of Maria Montessori, both training teachers and accrediting schools. Montessori Academy has been affiliated with AMI since its founding in 1965.

The Association Montessori Internationale / USA (AMI/USA) is AMI’s branch office in the United States.  They offer teacher training at several sites throughout the U.S. and support services to affiliated schools and teachers.

The North American Montessori Teachers Association (NAMTA) is a source of information about Montessori research, training, and education, publishing resources for parents, offering regional conferences for teachers, and editing The NAMTA Journal.

Montessori Online is the online resource center provided by the Montessori Foundation (publishers of Tomorrow’s Child  magazine) and the International Montessori Council.