"Social grace, inner discipline and joy. These are the birthright of the human being who has been allowed to develop essential human qualities."

- Dr. Maria Montessori

Who We Are

Montessori Center is a national center for Montessori excellence and one of only 35 Montessori teacher-training institutions worldwide. Founded in 1973, for more than 40 years we have trained some of the best Montessori teachers – and trainers – in the world and provided rigorous, in-depth and hands on training to the very highest standards.

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Trainees

At the Montessori Center we understand everyone is different and unique – from each child at our onsite Cornerstone Montessori to our trainees who join us to truly develop career-long skills. Train in a state-of-the-art facility with exceptional trainers.

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Cornerstone Montessori

Cornerstone Montessori School is an authentic, urban Montessori school. We offer nurturing learning environments for children aged 16 months to 6 years, as well as continuous parent education and outreach programs in the community.

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DVD: For the Children

For the Children is a provocative and tender depiction of the depth ofchildhood that will touch the hearts of parents, educators, and all those who care about children and the future.

The DVD also includes "The Natural Child," Molly O'Shaughnessy's keynote at the 2013 International Congress in Portland, Oregon.

Buy it today. All proceeds benefit education and programs serving low-income children and families.

MCM and Cornerstone Schools - Gallery and Virtual Tour

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Expanding Young Minds

Expanding Young Minds

Training for the Future

Training for the Future

Building a Foundation

Building a Foundation

Involved With Our Community

Involved With Our Community

Teachers Who Care

Teachers Who Care

Building Excitement Through Learning

Building Excitement Through Learning

Front of School

Front of School