Shelton Montessori Training, SMT, offers this course.
The AMS Inclusion Endorsement is designed for the credentialed Montessori teacher who seeks knowledge and skills for fully integrating an inclusive classroom model that meets the needs of diverse learners. The endorsement incorporates the teacher and learner practices used in Montessori schools, while recognizing and honoring the needs of children with learning exceptionalities.
This course is available for credentialed Montessori teachers. All required courses are offered during two summer sessions. An enrollment of five teachers is required for this course.
For this AMS Inclusion Endorsement, the requirements are:
- A Montessori certificate at any level
- Attendance for the 20 days of the 2-year course
- Successful completion of the 160 hours of coursework
- Successful completion of a supervised practicum of 16 weeks working in their own school
A sixteen week practicum provides the opportunity to practice leading an inclusive classroom with diverse learners under the guidance of a field supervisor.
Successful completion of the course and practicum earns an AMS Montessori Inclusion Endorsement
Summer Session I Date: July 10 - 21, 2023 (no class on Saturday or Sunday) 8:30 – 5:30 pm
Summer Session II Date: July 8 - 19, 2024 (no class on Saturday or Sunday) 8:30 – 5:30 pm
Tuition, Manuals, and Association Fees: Total $6,000
$500 deposit due before the first day of class.
For the remaining amount ($5500) there is a payment plan available.
The deposit must be paid in order to attend the first day of class.
Scholarships are available.
Contact us at SMT@shelton.org