Certificate in the Montessori Method of Education
For children ages 2 ½ through 6 years
Newborough Teacher Training Institute will only admit students who it determines to have the ability to benefit from this course as assessed through the admissions interview with the director.
A minimum of Grade 12 or an O.A.C. credit in each of Mathematics and English, or the equivalent, is needed for acceptance to this course in Canada.
Leading to a Diploma in the Montessori Early Childhood Education (children ages 2 ½ through 6 years). At this time there are no University credits awarded for this program.
Students must meet at least one of the following criteria to be admitted for the program:
Students having an Ontario Secondary Diploma or equivalent obtained outside of Canada, and Ontario approved credits in Mathematics and English. Mature students must have evidence of *related experience working with young children, ages 2 ½ through 6 years, or
Early Childhood Education certification from a registered college or registered vocational college in Canada, or
University Degree, B.A., from a Canadian university, or a University degree equivalent to a B.A., which was obtained outside of Canada.
*Related experience is defined as:
- having worked as an assistant in a registered daycare or childcare facility for, at least one year;
- having worked as an assistant in a registered Montessori Casa classroom for, at least one year;
- having worked in an instructional position in a traditional classroom for, at least one year;
Students must have an interview with a director.
Applicants with a diploma in Early Childhood Education or Registered Nursing may receive credit for some course work according to educational transcripts provided.
Please contact Newborough Teacher Training Institute for details.
An absence of more than three (3) lectures will result in the student having to make-up the missed lectures and writing the examination the following year.
Please contact the Newborough Teacher Training Institute for start dates.
71 Regent Street, Richmond Hill, Ontario
Telephone: (905) 737-9494
Fax: (905) 737-1014