An overview of classroom management skills to include
preparation of the environment, scheduling, curriculum planning and design,
lesson strategies, evaluation of children, techniques for discipline,
communication and problem solving. This course includes:
Partnership: Techniques for developing the parent and community level of
awareness of Montessori education and understanding of Montessori
philosophy. The course provides options and strategies for
parent-educator collaboration and application of these strategies.
Administration: An overview of the role of administration within the
structure of the school including review of licensing requirements,
starting a school, legal structures of schools, budget and finance, the
roles of consultation and accreditation.
- Personal Awareness:
An opportunity for the student to develop an understanding of the
important role that personal development holds in the professional life
of a Montessori teacher.