On Demand Course

Indian Institute for Montessori Studies (IIMS)

On Demand Course

Indian Institute for Montessori Studies (IIMS)

Montessori schools often encounter challenges in maintaining adequate teaching staff. To address this issue, the Indian Institute of Montessori Studies (IIMS) offers tailored, on-demand emergency short-term courses designed specifically for new teachers.

These courses are crafted to rapidly prepare individuals to begin their teaching roles within Montessori schools, ensuring they can effectively contribute to the educational environment with minimal delay. Through these intensive training programs, new educators gain essential insights into Montessori principles, classroom management techniques, and instructional strategies, equipping them with the foundational skills needed to make an immediate positive impact in their schools.

On- Demand Courses

The International Institute of Montessori Studies (IIMS) offers a flexible and responsive approach to professional development for educators through its on-demand courses. These courses are designed to cater to the specific needs of schools and educational institutions, emphasizing the importance of continuous learning and adaptation in the teaching profession. Here’s how IIMS structures these programs:

Refresher Courses for Existing Teachers:

Designed specifically to rejuvenate and enrich the capabilities of educators, these courses address the risk of teachers becoming methodical and losing their passion over time. By offering a fresh look at Montessori principles, among other innovative teaching strategies, the courses aim to reignite educators' enthusiasm. They catalyze teachers, inspiring them to enter their classrooms with renewed energy and a novel approach to engaging their students.

Subject-Specific Workshops:

IIMS conducts workshops focused on particular subjects or areas of interest. These workshops aim to deepen teachers' knowledge in specific fields, such as Languages, mathematics, geometry, botany, history, geography, and astronomy. Subject-specific workshops are vital for teachers looking to specialize further in their subject areas or to stay updated with the latest research, pedagogical approaches, and educational trends.

General information about the course

Montessori Primary Education builds on the child’s experiences gained during the first six years in the family and Montessori House of children, allowing them to explore the world beyond the world of humans and into the universe.

The child of six to nine years needs an introduction to cosmic development and the achievement of human beings, using specially designed materials and activities to understand that Nature is a delicate web of interrelationships of which the human being is a necessary part.

The Primary Montessori environment is designed to help children grow in responsive, self-controlled freedom in a social setting without artificial restraints, presenting traditional disciplines in an integrated way with the understanding that they are cultural gifts bequeathed by previous generations.

Course highlights

Recognized by the Indian Institute for Montessori Studies (IIMS) for excellence in Montessori primary education.

Instructors are seasoned teachers with years of classroom experience.

The course prepares you for roles such as administrator, coordinator, principal, or resource person in Montessori or traditional schools, and opens pathways to special education and research

The key features

On-Demand Flexibility:

Courses and workshops are organized based on the specific needs and requests of educational institutions. This means that the content, timing, and format of the courses can be customized to suit the unique requirements of each school or group of educators. Schools can request workshops on emerging topics, specific challenges they are facing, or areas where they see an opportunity for their staff to grow.

Collaborative Learning Environment:

IIMS emphasizes collaborative learning, encouraging participants to share experiences, challenges, and solutions. This approach fosters a community of practice among educators, enhancing the learning experience and promoting professional networking.

Expert Facilitators:

Courses and workshops are led by experts in the field, including seasoned educators, scholars, and practitioners. These facilitators bring a wealth of knowledge and real-world experience, ensuring that the content is relevant, up-to-date, and practical.

By offering these on-demand courses, IIMS supports schools in their mission to provide high-quality education. Through continuous professional development, teachers can improve their instructional techniques, adapt to changes in the education landscape, and ultimately enhance student learning outcomes.

Application Process

Step 1

Applicants must show they can handle graduate-level study. You don't need Montessori teaching experience or education to join the course. You should have a Bachelor's Degree in any subject. Some exceptions can be made for people on a case-by-case basis.
  • To apply for the course, fill out the online application form and pay Rs 2000/-
  • After you submit the application form, we will be in touch with you within two working days to complete the further steps.

Step 2

Prepare the following documents:

  • Curriculum Vitae with a photograph
  • One-page essay answering the questions: Why do you want to take the Montessori Teacher Training Course?
  • Proof of highest qualification
  • Two reference letters
  • Preferred payment option

The documents should be signed and then scan and then email the pdf file Dto [email protected]

Step 3

Online application interview

Once all the documents are submitted and reviewed, you will be called for an online interview to talk about the course, answer your questions and ensure you have understood the course requirements.

Step 4

If you are accepted to the course, you will be expected to pay the course fee according to your chosen fee option and complete the admission process.

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