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Infant & Toddler Program: Required Textbooks and Manuals

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Montessori: A Modern Approach by Paula Polk Lillard

  • ISBN-10: 0805209204
  • ISBN-13: 978-0805209204

Montessori Rating Scale Early Childhood Environment (MRS)

  • Purchased at Montessori Research & Development


IT Pedagogy I and Environmental Design I

Understanding the Human Being by Silvana Quattrocchi Montanaro   

  • ISBN-10: 187934100X
  • ISBN-13: 978-1879341005

Manuals (Purchased at Montessori Research & Development):

  • Health & Safety for I - T
  • Montessori Pedagogy for the I - T
  • Environment for the I-T


IT Pedagogy II and Environmental Design II

The Absorbent Mind by Maria Montessori

  • ISBN-10: 0805041567
  • ISBN-13: 978-0805041569

Discovery of the Child by Maria Montessori

  • ISBN-10: 0345336569
  • ISBN-13: 978-0345336569

Manuals (Purchased at Montessori Research & Development):

  • Language Arts for I - T
  • Practical Life for the I - T
  • Sensorial for the I-T


IT Observation

 IT Practicum Binder

  •  Purchased from MTEC

Observing and Understanding Child Development: A Child Study Manual

  • ISBN-10: 1418015369
  • ISBN-13: 978-1418015367

Infant and Toddler Environment Rating Scales (ITERS)

  • ISBN-10: 0807746401
  • ISBN-13: 978-0807746400


IT Personal Growth and Development

Parenting from the Inside Out: How a Deeper Self-Understanding Can Help You Raise Children Who Thrive By: Daniel J. Siegel, M.D. and Mary Hartzell, M.Ed.

  • ISBN-10: 1585422959
  • ISBN-13: 978-1585422951


IT Child Development: Prenatal to 3 years

Observing and Understanding Child Development By: Debra Ahola & Abbe Kovacik  

  • ISBN-10: 1418015369
  • ISBN-13: 978-1418015367


IT Practicum Teaching Semester I

 IT Practicum Binder

  •  Purchased from MTEC


IT Program Leadership

Positive Discipline by Jane Nelsen E.d.D 

  • ISBN-10: 0345487672
  • ISBN-13: 978-0345487674

Community Care Licensing Regulations- General & Infant

  • Attached on the IT Program Leadership Class Page


IT Child, Family, and Community

Child, Family and Community (6th Edition) by Janet Gonzalez-Mena

  • ISBN-10: 0132657147
  • ISBN-13: 978-0132657143


IT Practicum Teaching Semester II

 IT Practicum Binder

  •  Purchased from MTEC

From Lullabies to Literacy: Stories in the Lives of Infants and Toddlers

  • ISBN-10: 1928896529
  • ISBN-13: 978-1928896524

Secure Relationships by Alice Sterling Honig

  • ISBN-10: 1928896030
  • ISBN-13: 978-1928896036


IT Montessori Philosophy (Peace Education)

Honoring the Light of the Child by Sonnie McFarland  

  • ISBN-10: 0975488732
  • ISBN-13: 978-0975488737