AMI Montessori 12-18 Diploma

Proposed AMI Montessori 12-18 Diploma 2022-2024

SMTC is planning to deliver a blended AMI Montessori 12-18 Diploma for the first time in Australia. It is proposed to commence online in the second half of 2022 with the first face to face block being delivered the summer of 2022/2023. The second face to face block will be offered the summer of 2023/2024. The course will conclude approximately February 2024. 

The course will include:

  • A study of general Montessori theory

  • Foundational studies of children ages 0-12, with a focus on key points of interest and materials that inform our work with adolescents

  • Montessori principles and practices for adolescents ages 12-18

  • Frameworks and implementation strategies for integrated study projects

  • An examination of culturally-responsive education and Montessori for Adolescents through the Anti-Bias, Anti-Racist lens

  • Essential experiences in social organization, economic activities for adolescents, self-expression, and residential and community life

  • Work on the land

  • Seminar discussions on Montessori texts

  • Writing papers on Montessori principles applied to adolescents


Please contact our office on +61 451 309 620 or [email protected] if you would like to be added to our subscriber list to be kept updated when further details on this course are released.