MARIA MONTESSORI TRAINING INSTITUTE IFMM

Geneva, Switzerland

Join a global network of professionals who believe in creating the right environment for children to develop emotionally, socially and academically. With Montessori pedagogy, you encourage children to actively engage in their own development, to discover the joys of learning and to become well-balanced and competent individuals, connected to themselves and to others, confident in society.
In addition to this, you need to know more about it.
“The teacher must teach a lesson, plant the seed and then disappear; observe and wait. "
Maria Montessori, The Call of Education, vol. 11, no. IV, December 1925

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Vie Pratique : colliers
Materiel de Mathématiques
Matériel Sensoriel : Emboitements Cylindriques
Vie Pratique : Cadres
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OUR TRAININGS AND WORKSHOPS

Montessori pedagogy finds practical applications in all stages of life.
Discover our various seminars for the public and our professional training courses to become a Montessori teacher, or to improve one's practice, or simply to know more about Montessori method

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MONTESSORI FROM BIRTH TO 3 Y.O.

This seminar is for anyone wishing to understand the first stages of infant development up to 3 years old: early childhood educators, mothers or future mothers (and dads of course!), Grandparents, nannies ...

MONTESSORI FROM 3 TO 6 Y.O.

Discover the foundations of Montessori pedagogy, give future teachers the means to apply a different education, respectful of the child and his development.


The diploma awarded gives the possibility of teaching in Montessori AMI structures, for degrees from 3 to 6 years, all over the world.

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MONTESSORI FROM 6 TO 12 Y.O.

An introduction to Montessori 6-12 theory and practice intended for elementary school staff, extracurricular helpers, sports or music teachers, parents, grandparents ...

MONTESSORI FOR DEMENTIA AND AGEING

The Montessori method, well known for promoting children's autonomy, has for several years found a new field of application for the elderly and / or in a situation of dementia: it allows them to maintain or regain real autonomy, through adapted activities that give meaning to everyday actions.
This 3-day workshop led by Anne Kelly & Stéphanie Etievant helps you understand the usefulness of offering people with loss of autonomy environments adapted to their condition.

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MONTESSORI SCHOOLS ADMINISTRATION

This course is open to all those who wish to understand how Montessori values can be applied to the management and direction of a school, in order to ensure consistency in what we transmit to children and the way of behaving between adults. : educators in the first place, but also all those who would have a project to open a Montessori school ...

CONFERENCES & WEBINARS

We organize, throughout the year, conferences and webinars on Montessori or topics related to the education or development of children.
These events are addressed to the general public or sometimes reserved for professionals.

 

Coming trainings and workshops in English langage

  • AMI 3-6 Diploma Course Blended format (online + onsite)
    mar. 06 sept.
    Blended format : Online & Onsite
    06 sept. 2022, 18:00 – 16 juin 2023, 18:00
    Blended format : Online & Onsite
    Format: Hybrid (online + face to face in Geneva) Dates: September 6, 2022 - June 16, 2023 Online sessions on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday from 6 to 9 pm CET (summer) or 5 to 8 pm CET (winter) Language: English / French (simultaneous translation) Trainer: Tiffany LIDDELL (AMI) Price: CHF 12'000
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  • 3-6 Assistant, with Soraya LALLANI, auxiliary trainer AMI 3-6
    10 oct., 09:00 – 21 oct., 16:30
    Esplanade de Pont-Rouge 2, 1227 Lancy, Suisse
    Format : Hybrid* (online + on site) Dates : Oct 10-14 and Oct 17-21 Time : 09:00am - 04:30pm Langage : English/French (live translation) Formateur : Soraya LALLANI * Face-to-face format if the health situation allows it. Otherwise, the training will take place entirely online
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  • Montessori Schools Administrators course, Julien Lamorte & Pete Juds
    22 nov. 2022, 09:00 – 28 févr. 2023, 12:00
    Online 9am-12noon
    Type : Online Seminar Price : CHF 1'500 (Swiss Francs) Dates : 2022 Nov 22, 29, Dec 6, 13 and in 2023 Jan 10, 17, 24, 31, Feb 14, 21, 28 Time : 0900 am to 1200 (CET)
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  • Montessori for Dementia and Aging, with Stéphanie Etievant (in French only)
    21 sept., 08:30 – 23 sept., 16:30
    Lancy, Esplanade de Pont-Rouge 2, 1212 Lancy, Suisse
    3-day workshop open to anyone, followed by a certification process for age-care professionals (optional) Format : On site* in Geneva, Switzerland Langage : French Trainer : Stéphanie Etievant & Anne Kelly * Face-to-face format if the Covid situation allow
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