Kalispell Montessori Elementary: our community partner in Montessori education offering elementary education for children ages 6 through 12
American Montessori Socitey (AMS): Woodland Montessori is a full member of AMS. Montana Montessori Teacher Education Institute is an affiliate of AMS.
Since the organizational merger of AMS and MSAC (Montessori School Accreditation Commission)/NCME (National Center for Montessori Education) in 2006, MSAC is still recognized, but now administered by AMS. Woodland Montessori School will be accredited by MSAC until the expiration of this status in 2014. Future reaccreditation of Woodland Montessori School would be through AMS.
AMS MISSION STATEMENT: AMS provides the leadership and inspiration to make Montessori a significant voice in education. The Society advocates quality Montessori education, strengthens members through its services, and champions Montessori principles to the greater community.
AMS Board of Directors
New York, NY
Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education (MACTE): Montana Montessori Teacher Education Institute is accredited by MACTE. MACTE is the premier, internationally recognized, standard-setting and accrediting body for Montessori teacher education.