2014-2015 Scholarship Winner - Leslie Petrovich
MMTEC is pleased to announce the endowment of the Joyce Frugé Teacher Education Scholarship. This partial scholarship will be awarded annually to a deserving applicant, based on financial need, personal statement, and official acceptance into an MMTEC program.
For 2014-2015, the scholarship was awarded to Leslie Petrovich. Leslie is very deserving of this award. Leslie attended Montessori school as a child, and life has led her back to the classroom. She is completing her practicum at Maple Park Montessori in St. Clair Shores, Michigan which is a family-owned program.
Past scholarships have been awarded to:
Maria Calleros 2013-2014 Practicum Site: Little Chiquitos Bilingual Montessori
Cecilia Mellem 2012-2013 Practicum Site: Maple Tree Montessori Academy
Maya Chiarini 2010-2011 Practicum Site: Schoolhouse Montessori Academy of Troy
Rachel Zadrozny 2009-2010 Practicum site: Go Like the Wind Montessori
Mrs. Frugé is the former Early Childhood Program Director of MMTEC. Since her retirement in 2004, Mrs. Frugé has continued to serve the Montessori community as a consultant, field observer, and guest presenter at MMTEC. She is a former member of the Board of Directors of the Michigan Montessori Society.
The deadline date for the scholarship is May 1, 2015