2020-21 Catalogs


The Master of Science in Education in Montessori Early Childhood Education program focuses on preparing professional teachers to understand the theory and practice of teaching and learning. Through the Montessori Early Childhood Education program, students complete all requirements for the American Montessori Society (AMS) and the Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education (MACTE) early childhood (ages 2.5-6) teacher certification and for (081) birth-5 teacher certification with the Maine Department of Education.  The coursework also allows students who complete an internship in grades kindergarten through grade 3 eligible to apply for (029) Early Elementary Endorsement K-3.