Virginia Montessori Association’s Spring Networking Event & Job Fair

Please Share Virginia Montessori Association’s

Spring Networking Event 
& Job Fair

Our mission is to connect the Montessori community in Virginia.  When we come together we share our experiences, develop relationships and create a strong Montessori presence in Virginia.

Please DOWNLOAD our event Flyer and share it with your staff and colleagues
and LIKE our event on your Facebook Page

April 28, 2018

10am -12pm, Job Fair
1pm – 4pm, Networking Event
Admission is free
to VMA members
With guest speaker, Katie Brown, Ph.D. 
from the National Center for Montessori in the Public Sector.
“Montessori and Students of Color: Reviewing the Research and Charting a Path Forward”

6th Annual MACTE Symposium

6th Annual MACTE Symposium

MACTE & MPPI Collaborative Research Symposium
December 1-2, 2017

Crowne Plaza Hotel, Alexandra, Virginia

 Click Here to Register Now!

This year, Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education (MACTE) and Montessori Public Policy Initiative (MPPI) will be collaborating to bring you the 6th Annual Symposium for Montessori Teacher Educators on December 1-2, 2017 in Alexandria, VA.
This event draws Montessori teacher educators from around the world and is an opportunity for program directors, faculty, heads of schools, and national organizations to discuss topics relevant to Montessori teacher education. This year’s Symposium will focus on:
Research already in place.
Implications for Montessori Teacher Education.
How it affects what we do and how it changes our focus.
Using and questioning the findings.
Conducting our own research.
Symposium Schedule of Events
7:30 AM – 8:30 AM: Registration for Symposium
8:30 AM – 4:00 PM: Opening Day of the Symposium
5:30 PM – 8:30 PM: Annual Awards Ceremony and Reception 


8:30 AM – 4:00 PM: Second Day of Symposium

 Symposium Registration Fees 

(Early Bird Special until October 15)

Individual Registration: $425.00 ($450 after 10/15)
Multiple Registration: $400.00 ($425 after 10/15)
Meals Included: Breakfast & Lunch (Friday & Saturday), 
  Hors D’oeuvres (Friday evening)

 Click here to Register Now!

Hotel Information

Book your room at the Crowne Plaza Hotel! 
To book: 

1. Visit the MACTE Hotel Registration Page

2. Select the dates of your visit and number of visitors

3. Click “Book”
4. Reserve your rooms at the MACTE Symposium rate. 

We look forward to your participation!

If you have any questions, please contact


MACTE On-Site Verifier Training Webinar

Monday, July 23, 2018

2:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. (Eastern Time)

Would you like to serve the Montessori community by volunteering to be a MACTE on-site verifier?

Are you already a verifier looking to update your knowledge of the on-site verification visit process?

The MACTE On-Site Verifier Training Webinar explains the on-site verification process, discusses the important role of the verifiers, and allows time to explore questions and concerns potential verifiers may have. Please join us for this webinar!

Two professional development points will be awarded for your participation.

Cost: FREE

If you have more questions about serving as an on-site verifier that you would like addressed prior to the webinar, please contact

MACTE Self-Study Writing Workshop Webinar


Tuesday, May 1, 2018

8:15 A.M. – 9:15 A.M. EDT
The Self-Study Writing Workshop is for Montessori teacher education programs that are ready to begin working on their Self-Study document.  This webinar will focus on accreditation requirements and specific compilation guidelines through MACTE’s Accreditation Management Portal.
Two professional development points will be awarded for your participation
Cost: $40
Email Aimee and Carolyn at with any questions!