The Montessori Teacher Academy at Edison Lakes (MTA) is an accredited certification program of The Montessori Academy at Edison Lakes. MTA is accredited by Montessori Accrediting Council for Teacher Education (MACTE) and affilitated by the American Montessori Society (AMS). The teacher education program prepares MTA adult learners for the Montessori Early Childhood Credential, ages two and one-half through six years.
The Montessori prepared environment is the setting for the academic component of this summer intensive, one-year program. The program consists of a six-week full-time (eight hours a day, five days a week) academic session conducted in the summer, three weekend workshops of additional curriculum (October, February and April), and a full school year of student teaching.
This program runs yearly, based upon student enrollment. Applicants are encouraged to apply early, Application Deadline: May 1. All sessions meet at The Montessori Academy at Edison Lakes, 530 East Day Road, Mishawaka, Indiana.
If you would like to learn more about The Montessori Teacher Academy, please consult the 2018-2019 Montessori Teacher Academy Handbook or contact Program Director Julie Gabrielse.
Montessori Teacher Academy Application Form
2018-2019 Course Cycle Summer Dates: June 17 - July 27