Events and Workshops

Learn more about our training programs at our Open Houses or explore our upcoming events to participate in one of our professional development sessions.


Supporting literacy in a montessori environment (Training workshop)

February 19, 2019 from 6 to 9 p.m. | $75 per person

In this workshop for Montessori administrators and teachers, participants will receive an overview of the basic skills associated with the development of literacy, including spoken language, preparation of the hand for writing, beautiful handwriting, preparation for and beginning reading.

This workshop is facilitated by HMI’s Executive Director Mirani Smith and Director of Training Polli Soholt.


Open Houses

February 21, 2019 at 6:30 p.m.

Learn more about our 2019-2021 AMI Primary Teacher Training Course and meet Polli Soholt, Director of Training, and Mirani Smith, Executive Director, who are ready to help you through your application journey. We'll cover Montessori 101, the benefits of having an AMI diploma, and the HMI application process.

March 28, 2019 at 7 p.m.

Interested in enrolling in HMI and completing your Master’s in Education from Loyola University Maryland? Join us for our March Open House to meet Mirani Smith, HMI Executive Director, and Jack Rice, Director of Loyola’s Center for Montessori Education. We’ll also cover Montessori 101, the benefits of having an AMi diploma, and our application processes.