Introduction to Montessori for Classroom Assistants

Tuesday, February 23, 2021
3:30-5:00 pm

Online via Zoom Conference - You will receive meeting details upon registration

What happens in a fully functioning Montessori classroom? How can the classroom assistant support students’ optimal engagement and progress, while aligning with the Montessori philosophy and the developmental needs of the children? Join us to learn the what, why and how of assisting in a Montessori primary or elementary environment.

Cost: $75


Jennifer Dorrell and Myesha Green

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Jennifer Dorrell is a transplant from Michigan and Ohio and has lived in Georgia for 23 years.  She has a Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering and a Montessori Elementary I-II credential from AMS. She has taught in both lower and upper elementary classes for the last 21 years and serves as an AMS teacher trainer at the elementary I-II level.

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Myesha Green’s early experience as a Montessori student set the stage for her later commitment to early childhood education. After earning her Ph.D. in immunology and molecular pathogenesis at Emory University, Myesha realized that her passion lay in working with young children and went back to school to earn her AMI diploma. She has taught for eleven years in Arbor Montessori School’s all-day primary class.