Links & Resources
AMI was founded by Dr. Maria Montessori in 1929 to preserve the standards and practices she established. AMI conducts training and certifies trainers, and certifies materials. In addition, they maintain a small archive of Dr. Montessori's articles.
North American Montessori Teachers Association
NAMTA is a teacher, administrator and parent association which conducts seminars on Montessori education around the country, and publishes the NAMTA Journal. Their website has a variety of materials to help parents better understand the Montessori method.
The following is a list of a few good Montessori books on or by Maria Montessori:
The Absorbent Mind by Maria Montessori
The Montessori Method by Maria Montessori
Maria Montessori: A Biography by Rita Kramer
Montessori Today by Paula Polk Lillard
Montessori: A Modern Approach by Paula Polk Lillard
From Childhood to Adolescence by Maria Montessori