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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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.

 

Our next trainings and workshops

  • Montessori AMI 3-6 y.o. Diploma Course, with Elina Rautasalo, AMI trainer (Module 4)
    01 nov., 08:45 – 10 déc., 19:00
    Onsite (IFMM), Esplanade de Pont-Rouge 2, 1212 Lancy, Suisse
    Format : hybride (online and face-to-face) Dates : 11 January - 5 February 2021 (module 1) / 22 February - 1st April 2021 (module 2) / 10 May- 11 June 2021 (module 3) / 1st November - 2 December 2021 (module 4) Langage : English / French Trainer : Elina RAUTASALO
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  • Webinar on Bilinguism with Irini Fafalios, AMI Trainer
    12 oct., 19:00 – 22:00
    Online 7:30pm-10:30pm
    A 3 hour webinar on Bilinguism at school and at home.
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  • Montessori Schools Administrators course, Bill Conway+Julien Lamorte
    05 oct., 09:00 – 12:00
    Online 9am-12noon
    Type : Online Seminar Price : Euro 1'500 / CHF 1'650 Dates : Oct 5, 12, 19, 26, Nov 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, Dec 7, 14, 21 Time : 0900 am to 1200
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  • 3-6 Orientation, with Elina Rautasalo AMI 3-6 trainer
    22 sept., 18:00 – 21:00
    Online
    Format : 100% ONLINE (Zoom) Dates : Sept 22, 26, 29, Oct 6, 10, 13, 17, 20, 24, 31, Nov 3, 7 Time : 06:00pm-09:00pm (Wednesdays) 09:00am - 04:00pm (Sundays) Langage : English / French (live translation) Formateur : Elina RAUTASALO Price : CHF 1'000.- Quorum : 10 participants minimum
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  • Montessori for Dementia and Aging (French only!), with Stéphanie Etievant
    20 sept., 09:00 – 22 sept., 17:00
    Onsite (IFMM), 1227 Lancy, Suisse
    3-day workshop open to anyone, followed by a certification process for age-care professionals (optional) SEPTEMBER WORKSHOP WILL BE DELIVERED IN FRENCH ONLY !
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  • 0-3 Orientation course, with Teanny Hurtado, AMI trainer
    jeu. 02 sept.
    Online 2pm-5.30pm + 7:30pm-9:30pm
    02 sept., 14:00
    Online 2pm-5.30pm + 7:30pm-9:30pm
    Format : Online Dates : Sept 2, 3, 6, 7, 8, 10, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24 Time : 2pm-5.30pm and 7:30pm-9:30pm Langage : English / French Trainer : Teanny HURTADO
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"The word education should not be understood in the sense of teaching but as aid to the psychological development of the child"

Maria Montessori

 

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Geneva, Switzerland

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