Rebecca is the Director of Elementary Training at the Sydney Montessori Training Centre. She holds the AMI 3-6 (1987) and 6-12 (1996) Diplomas, a B.A. in English Literature from Temple University and an M.Ed. from Loyola University.
Rebecca worked in Montessori public education in the U.S. before moving to Australia in 1998. Since then she has worked to bring AMI 6-12 training to Australia so that more children and families can benefit from the Montessori approach to human development. Rebecca has taught at both the 6-9 and 9-12 levels in Sydney-area schools, most recently at Cameragal Montessori.
As a trainer, Rebecca has worked with adults in the Asia-Pacific region including Australia, New Zealand, China, Indonesia, Japan and Thailand. She delivers AMI teacher-training and Assisants Certificate courses, as well as workshops and school consultations.