AMI Primary Assistants Course

The AMI Primary Assistants Course is ideal for parents, administrators, nannies, and classroom assistants at any level who are interested in learning about Montessori principles.

Covering a wide range of Montessori principles including: 

  • The Planes of Development

  • The Young Child’s Mind from 0 to 6 years

  • The Importance of Order

  • Development of Movement

  • Independence

  • The Prepared Environment

  • Freedom and Discipline

  • Social Development

  • Observation

  • Music and Art

  • Maintenance of the Environment (indoors and outdoors)

The course includes 60 hours of instruction (class time) and 9 hours of observation in a Primary classroom. You will complete all course requirements by October 1, 2018.


$750 plus the price of books

A limited quantity of texts are available at the Houston Montessori Institute bookstore. Texts may also be purchased online (Education for a New World, The Absorbent Mind, The Child In the Family, The Secret of Childhood).


This course was last held in July 2018.
Planning for the next course will begin in 2019.


4600 Bissonnet Street
Bellaire, Texas