Montessori World Educational Institute
Programs for Teacher and Parents
Diploma, Internship, Examination
 
 
Intensive Internship Program
 
    An Internship can be arranged at one of the Montessori World Educational Institute's approved sites. In an internship you will have the opportunity to observe children and trained teachers. Direct training and supervision from the school director and daily discussions and feedback will be provided.*
 
    *The internship is recommended, but not required for a diploma at this time.
 
Examination for Diploma
 
    Upon satisfactory completion of all curriculum classes and the Home Study in chosen Course of Study, students may apply to take the Diploma Examination. The examination fee ($200.00) is payable before the exam. This extensive exam consists of three parts: 1) a two-hour written examination on Montessori theory and methodology, 2) a comprehensive oral examination requiring precise presentation and use of the teaching materials, and 3) the completion and presentation of required handmade curriculum materials (if not previously approved by curriculum course instructor.)
 
 
State Certification
 
    Most Montessori schools require a teacher to: 1) hold a Montessori diploma, and 2) meet minimum state requirements. Current information on state requirements is available from your state agency.
 
 
Notice of Nondiscrimination
 
    The Montessori World Educational Institute admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin or creed to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded to students through the Institute. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin or creed in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, or other Institute administered programs.