Candidates for the second summer phase of the Elementary I&II program who have
previously earned ELI certification will begin the course on June 27, 2014.
Elementary II Second Summer Program (6 - 12 years old)
The program consists of an Academic Phase. These candidates have earned a Elementary I (6-9) credential and completed the practicum phase.
The Academic Phase (EII - 259.5 Clock Hours) includes a thorough grounding in Montessori theory and practice; classroom management techniques for managing individualized instruction; and the use, sequence and method of presentation of the Montessori advanced materials.
The Academic Phase is hands-on and experiential. Lectures alternate with laboratory sessions, using the materials in Montessori equipped classrooms, under the direction of experienced staff.
Classes meet for six weeks during the summer Academic Phase, Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM, and one evening a week during weeks one through six.
Elementary II Program Schedule
Second Summer 6-12 Academic Phase June 24 - August 2, 2013
6-12 Weekend Seminars
October 10, 11 and 12, 2014
March 6, 7 and 8, 2015
May 15, 16 and 17, 2015