Workshops & Seminars

We offer several professional development opportunities throughout the year including an Montessori Assistant Teacher Preparation, an advanced Montessori series, and Montessori workshops customized for your school.

Advanced Summer Symposium:  Neuroscience & Critical Periods of Development
Join us for this one day workshop with guest speaker, Dr. Linda Caviness, where she shares her research and studies on Brain Development, including the heart brain connection and the impact of social emotional intelligence on education.  We will then compare Dr. Caviness’ studies to Dr. Montessori’s planes of development and classroom practice.
Date: August 10
Time: 8:00 am  – 5:00 pm (lunch break from 12 – 1 pm)
Place: GCCME, 1053 Madison Avenue, Covington, KY
Cost: $75 (includes 8 hours of professional development)

Learn More: ldieso@gccme.org

Neuroscience & Critical Periods of Development Registration

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Montessori Assistant Teacher Preparation

Would you like to increase your understanding of Montessori and strengthen your effectiveness in working with children? This course is designed for Early Childhood classroom assistants, teachers’ aides, volunteers and parents. Participants will improve their effectiveness in the Montessori classroom and learn to better relate to children, parents, teachers and school administrators. The course will explore the Montessori philosophy, the prepared environment, the role of the assistant in the classroom, and an overview of the core curriculum materials.
Date: August 2-4, 9am-5pm
Cost: $275 ($225 per person with 3 or more registrations from one school)
Learn More: ldieso@gccme.org

Montessori Assistant Prep Registration

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Customizable Workshops

Customized, small-group training sessions or on-site training from a GCCME instructor.

 

Professional Development Hours: All workshops are valid for contact hours from Kentucky’s Division of Child Care, Cabinet for Health and Family Services, Ohio Department of Jobs and Family Services, American Montessori Society, and often, Ohio SUTQ hours.



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