This year NAMTA presents a professional development course
for administrators, Tier I: First Principles, October 7-11, 2015, in Baltimore, MD!
Order NAMTA's 2013-2015 supplement to the Whole-School Montessori Handbook, The Evolution of a Montessori High School
NAMTA's purpose is to maintain Montessori traditions, and at the same time, to be on the cutting edge of innovative education. Accordingly, we provide the medium for study, interpretation, and improvement of Montessori education.
Required Readings for Seminars and Discussions (sent to Huntsburg course participants upon receipt of tuition deposit):
Montessori, Maria. Education and Peace (included with tuition);
Montessori, Maria. From Childhood to Adolescence (included with tuition);
Readings Available for Download
Grazzini, Camillo. "The Four Planes of Development." The NAMTA Journal 29.1 (2004, Winter): 27-61.
Recommended Readings (available for purchase from NAMTA):
Montessori, Maria. The Formation of Man. ($14)
Montessori, Maria. The Secret of Childhood. ($8)
Montessori, Maria. Basic Ideas of Montessori’s Educational Theory. ($17)
The Montessori Adolescent: Analysis in Retrospect. The NAMTA Journal 26:3, 2001. ($17)
Standing, E.M. Maria Montessori: Her Life and Work. ($17)
The Third Adolescent Colloquium. The NAMTA Journal 31:1, 2006. ($17)
The Fourth Adolescent Colloquium. The NAMTA Journal 33:3, 2008. ($17)
The Fifth Adolescent Colloquium. The NAMTA Journal 34:3, 2009. ($17)