Art Manual Book I:
Sharing Art With Children in the Montessori Way: An Introduction to Materials
Philosophy and rationale of the curriculum area of art is introduced in this one day, hands-on workshop. Materials that aid development of art concepts, and skills in two-dimensional art activities (easel or table), three-dimensional art activities (clay), art appreciation, and art history are demonstrated and practiced by the participants. Art curriculum is one of ten workshops scheduled during the practicum/student teaching year.
AMS Professional Development Requirement
AMS requires all individuals with credentials issued on or after July 1, 2013 to complete 50 hours of professional development every 5 years for the credential to remain active.
For more information and specific guidelines, please visit: www.amshq.org/professionaldevelopment.
Certificate of Continuing Professional Development
Participation in AMS approved workshops and/conferences also entitles you to earn credit toward an AMS Certificate of Continuing Professional Development. AMS requires the following:
When you have accumulated 120 hours of continuing education units, send the completed and signed attendance certificates to the American Montessori Society, Attn: Continuing Professional Development, 116 East 16th, 6th Floor, New York, NY 10003. An AMS Certificate of Continuing Professional Development will be sent to you.