Workshops & Events

Take a look at some of our upcoming workshops. After finding an event that piques your interest, just click sign up and follow the prompts to enroll. Pre-registration is required for all events. All events will take place in Denver at The Montessori Institute (TMI).

Please email with questions.

Parent-Infant Classes: Session 2

In these weekly classes you will have the opportunity to experience a Montessori environment for infants and to learn about movement, language, and social-emotional development from a Montessori perspective. These classes focus on relationship building between parent and child and include opportunities to observe as well as interact.

The class is guided by Erin Smith, new mom and experienced Montessori Educator and Teacher Trainer.

Parents, Caregivers and Babies 8 weeks to walking are welcome!

Six Monday Sessions March-April 2019 from 9:30-11:00 aM | $150

Session 2: March 11, 18 and April 1, 8, 15, 22

30-Hour 0-6 Assistants’ Workshop

This course provides professional development for Montessori Assistants working in Nido, Infant Community or Primary environments. The workshop will include lectures, observations and information for the practical application of the Montessori approach. This course is open to Montessori classroom assistants, parents, administrators and teachers.

The coursework consists of 30 hours of class time, which includes lectures, discussions, observations  and material making. A TMI Assistant’s Workshop certificate will be issued based on 100% attendance.

This workshop is open to Assistants, Teachers, Administrators and Parents and is eligible for 3 Continuing Education Credits through Loyola University. (Can also be applied to the Colorado PDIS system.)

March 25-28 From 8:00 AM-5:00 PM | $350

Montessori Move and Build: Materials to Support Movement Development

This course will provide an exploration of movement development and its’ importance in the life of the child under three. We will delve into the ways in we can go further in supporting this important aspect of development in our daily work with children and examine our attitudes and approach to movement in our own lives. Participants will create a developmental aid for movement and a basic lesson plan for introducing a new movement material into their environment.

 This workshop is open to Teachers working with children of all ages, Assistant Teachers and School Administrators.**

**Note: Attendees will receive a certificate of attendance that qualifies as Professional Development in the Colorado PDIS system

 April 13th from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM | $45* 

Babies on the Move: Why Your Child Needs to Move and How You Can Help

Movement is a key component of the Montessori approach because movement is so important to the physical, intellectual and emotional development of the young child. Parents will learn how to support movement development and embrace this important aspect of their child’s life.

For Families Enrolled in Parent-Infant Classes this event is free. Please email TMI to register.  

April 27th from 9:30-11:30 AM | $20* 

* Please note: One-day workshop fees are non-refundable.