New AMI Birth to Three Assistants Course

The first three years of life are the most fundamental in the development of human beings and their potential.
The AMI course for Montessori assistants (level 0-3 years) will be held online on December 6-10, 2021 and January 10-14, 2022, under the careful guidance of AMI international trainer Teanny Hurtado. The course will be in English.

 

About AMI’s Trainer, Teanny Hurtado

Teanny Hurtado (Mexico) holds her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and a Master’s Degree in Psychotherapy from the Universidad Ibero- Americana, Mexico City. As an AMI Assistants to Infancy Diploma (0–3) holder, Teanny worked with this age group for more than 25 years. As an AMI consultant in Mexico and the USA, Teanny Hurtado gives workshops for teachers and parents. She lectures alongside her mother Maria Teresa Vidales (Chacha) – Montessori 0-3 expert – in courses in MMexico, China, Canada, Greece and Romania.

Who is the course for?
The introduction to the Montessori approach is useful for anyone interested in education and child development. On this inspirational course you will discover how Montessori can help children reach their full potential.

Who can register for the course?
• Anyone considering a career in Montessori;
• Those wanting to qualify as an assistant in a Montessori setting;
• Parents, grandparents and careers;
• Professionals working with children including nannies, pediatricians and neonatologists, teachers, early years professionals, social workers;
• Participants from all over the world.

The course approach 
• Montessori theory, child psychology and child development;
• How to observe and support each child at their developmental stage;
• Use of Montessori resources and preparation of learning environments;
• How to work with the Montessori teacher;
• To learn when and how to intervene (not interfere);
• To acquire the ability to allow the children to become more and more independent; “any unnecessary help is a hindrance to development”;
• To gain knowledge of Montessori’s understanding of Freedom and Discipline;
• To learn how to gain the children’s trust;
• To understand the power of the absorbent mind;
• To understand the importance of consistency (also related to use of language) and routines;
• To understand the importance of the environment: Indoor and outdoor;
• The importance of food and food preparation.

How will I study?
• Lectures and discussion with our trainers who are experienced Montessori teachers;
• Demonstrations of Montessori materials and resources;
• Independent reading and study;
• Sixty hours at the Centre and nine additional hours of observation – either immediately after the course or parallel to the course.

What will I need to do to gain the qualification?
• 90% course attendance;
• 9 hours of observation of children.

About Association Montessori Internationale (AMI)
The Association Montessori Internationale accredits training centers throughout the world. These centers offer AMI diploma courses that are internationally recognized for their high standard and authenticity.
The courses offered by the Association Montessori Internationale prepare adults to work with children at the following levels: Assistants to Infancy (0-3), Primary (3-6), Elementary (6-12), Adolescent Program (12-18).

For more information, we invite you to read the course brochure.

Registration procedure:

  1. Download and complete the Registration form and Personal Data processing Agreement, together with the CV and the copy after the identity document.

  2. Transmission of all the above documents in electronic format, to contact@montessori-iasi.ro.

  3. Payment of the first invoice (depending on the payment method chosen).

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Course price:
For Montessori parents School of Iasi:

Registration fee: 150 euros
Course fee: 300 euros
Online APP fee: 25 euros

For the other participants:
Registration fee: 150 euros
Course fee: 350 euros
Online APP fee: 25 euros

 

For details or any questions, please contact us at contact@montessori-iasi.ro or phone: +40744 793 789.