These subscriptions are available in the Montessori Infant/Toddler curricula.

Infant/Toddler Subscriptions

Infant/Toddler Subscriptions
Montessori Beginnings is an introduction to supporting development during the earliest years of life. This self-paced course will provide information that can be useful to assistants, administrators, parents, and anyone interested in learning about how to apply Montessori philosophy, principles, and practices to caring for the youngest members of our human family. Topics will include: Montessori Principles and Practices at the Infant Toddler Level Caregiving the Montessori way Child is the Curriculum The Importance of Responsive Care (Empathetic Gestures and Nonverbal Communication) Supporting Transitions Creating Healthy Rhythms and Routines Matching the Timeline of Development with Environmental Design and Supports Preparing Ourselves to Work With Young Children Being Part of a Montessori Faculty. Those who successfully complete the accompanying Study Guide will be awarded 3.5 CEUs courtesy of Lander University.
Price: $35/month
Subscribers receive:
  • Timelines of Infant and Toddler Development
  • Environmental Design Albums for Infants and Toddlers
Topics include:
  • The history of the Montessori method
  • Montessori philosophy
  • Facilitating independence in infants and toddlers
  • Child development
  • Environmental design for infants and toddlers
Notes:
Accurately completing the Study Guide associated with this subscription will award 3.5 Continuing Education Units.
Infant/Toddler Subscriptions
Dr. Montessori went beyond disciplinary silos, and combined her expertise and insights from a variety of fields. In order to deepen our understanding, this subscription examines Dr. Montessori (the person and her work) from different perspectives (biography, history, science, philosophy, psychology, spirituality and ethics, anthropology, and intercultural communications). Subscribers will explore how Montessori's work was able to transcend disciplines (to take a transdisciplinary approach) and create a new model that is both inclusive and holistic.
Price: $5/month
Subscribers receive:
  • Infant and Toddler Philosophy Resources
  • The Absorbent Mind by Maria Montessori and study companion
  • Over 690 pages of written content
Topics include:
  • History of Childhood
  • Epigenetics
  • The Hidden Curriculum of Montessori
  • Traditional versus Montessori Education
  • Sensitive Periods and Planes of Development
  • Neuroscience and Physiology
Presenters include
Infant/Toddler Subscriptions
Subscribers will explore the connection between observation and care giving, and how adults can support Infant and Toddlers' development through purposeful interactions.
Price: $5/month
Subscribers receive:
  • Reading Resource Guide for Care Giving Topics
  • Approximately 14 hours, 45 minutes of video content
  • Over 420 pages of written content
Topics include:
  • The Role of the Adult
  • Empathetic Gestures
  • Building Trust
  • Basic Body Care
  • Supporting Transitions for Infants and Toddlers
  • Distraction versus Connection
  • Incorporating Movement
  • Observation Literacy + Techniques
Infant/Toddler Subscriptions
Subscribers will enjoy the scope of the Prepared Environment at home and in a child care setting and explore topics related to the routine and interaction in a well designed space.
Price: $5/month
Subscribers receive:
  • Environmental Design Album
  • Reading Resource Guide
  • Approximately 5 hours, 15 minutes of video content
  • Over 50 pages of written content
Topics include:
  • Design of specific areas of the environment
  • Opportunities for motor development
  • Sleeping in the Environment
  • Feeding Infants
  • The Importance of Language and Music
  • Outdoor Environments
  • Building Relationships with Families + Parent Communication
  • Cultural Awareness
Infant/Toddler Subscriptions
Subscribers will explore human development beginning with conception and how nutrition and sensory integration are intertwined in the development of the infant and toddler.
Price: $5/month
Topics include:
  • Conception and Prenatal Development
  • Birth and Postnatal Development
  • Typical and Atypical Development
  • Introduction to Nutrition and the Effects of Food on Children
Presenters include
Infant/Toddler Subscriptions
Observation is one of the most important roles of the Montessori guide. The videos, readings, and experiences of this subscription are designed to help begin your evolution, to train you to see, to help evoke the spirit of the scientist, and create an open space for a spontaneous transformation.
Price: $5/month
Subscribers receive:
  • Complimentary Chapter of "The Observer's Notebook" by Dr. Paul Epstein, PhD
  • Observation Record Form
  • Approximately 180 pages of written content
  • Four hours, 15 minutes of video content
Topics include:
  • The Experience of Observation
  • Observational Literacy
  • C.O.R.E. Process
  • Cognitive Science
Presenters include
Infant/Toddler Subscriptions
Subscribers explore the scope of parent-teacher relationships spanning from home-based programs, parent-child classes, parent-teacher conferences, cultural awareness and more.
Price: $5/month
Subscribers receive:
  • Parent Relationship Workbook
  • Parent-Teacher Conference Form
  • Montessori Beginnings Parent-Child Class Resource
  • Material List for Home-Based Program
Topics include:
  • Building Relationships with Parents
  • Cultural Awareness
  • Assessments and Conferences
  • Sharing Challenging Information
  • Leading Parent/Child Classes
  • Montessori in the Home
  • Family Life Cycle
  • Family Stress
Infant/Toddler Subscriptions
In this section, subscribers study maintaining healthy adult relationships within the classroom and throughout the school by building strong teams and supportive school cultures.
Price: $5/month
Subscribers receive:
  • Leadership and Administration Album
  • International Montessori Council Code of Ethics
Topics include:
  • Effective Communication with Staff Members
  • Crucial Conversations
  • Managing Assistants and Interns
  • Parent Organizations
  • Leadership Structures
  • Parent Education
  • Professional Development
  • Budgeting and Finance
Presenters include
Infant/Toddler Subscriptions
Subscribers explore the span of the Infant/ Toddler philosophy and curricula in this 10-part survey, including environmental design, routines and expectations, working with parents and much more.
Price: $12
Subscribers receive:
  • Over 1,000 pages of written content, including:
  • The Absorbent Mind
  • Spiritual Preparation Handbook
  • The Montessori Way
  • Environmental Design Album for Infants and Toddlers
  • Practical Life Album for Infants and Toddlers
  • Stages of Development resource album
  • Over 16 hours of video content
Topics include:
  • Following the child at the I/T level
  • Caregiving and relationships
  • Montessori principles at the I/T level
  • Effective communication with children and their parents
  • Environmental design at the I/T level
  • Practical Life at the I/T level
  • Establishing routines with food, materials and toileting
Infant/Toddler Subscriptions
It is valuable for everyone working with children in a Montessori school to have an idea of the entire curriculum, and how it meets the needs of growing children. Subscribers peek into the Early Childhood curricula and philosophy in this birds-eye view of the scope of Montessori education.
Price: $12/month
Subscribers receive:
  • The Montessori Way by Tim Seldin and Dr. Paul Epstein, PhD
  • The World in the Palm of Her Hands Geography Album
  • Early Childhood Practical Life Album
Topics include:
  • Montessori Behavioral Objectives
  • Classroom Management
  • The Purpose of Multi-Age Groupings
  • Sensorial and Math
  • Language and Movement
  • Cosmic and Peace Curricula
  • Tour of Children's House Environment
  • Tour of Elementary Environment
 

Infant/Toddler Bundle Subscriptions

Subscribers of this package examine the importance of maintaining healthy relationships with the adults in the infant and toddler's life. Topics include parent relationships built through parent-teacher classes, conferences and implementing Montessori in the home as well as how to work with parent organizations, assistant teachers, interns and various staff members of your school environment.
Price: $8/month
Subscribers receive:
  • Leadership and Administration Album
  • Parent Relationship Workbook
  • Materials list for Home-based Programs
  • Parent-Child class resources
Topics include:
  • Leading Parent-Child Classes
  • Building Relationships with Parents
  • Crucial Conversations and Effective Communication with Staff
  • Parent Education and Parent Organizations
Subscribers of this package will examine the full scope of the observation to care giving continuum at the Infant/ Toddler level. Included topics are building trust, the roles of the adult and observational best practices and processes.
Price: $8/month
Subscribers receive:
  • Reading Resource Guide for Care Giving Topics
  • Complimentary Chapter of "The Observer's Notebook" by Dr. Paul Epstein, PhD
  • Observation Record Form
Topics include:
  • The Role of the Adult at the Infant/ Toddler Level
  • Supporting Transitions
  • Distraction versus Connection
  • The Experiences of Observation
  • Cognitive Science
  • Observational Literacy
Subscribers of this bundle receive the full scope of Infant-Toddler Montessori philosophy and practice, child development, Montessori pedagogy, intentional environmental design, best practices in observation and school leadership.
Price: $25/month
Subscribers receive:
  • Environmental Design Album
  • Observation Resources
  • Parent Relationship Workbook
  • Materials List for Home and Classroom Environments
  • Leadership and Administration Album
Topics include:
  • Working with Families
  • Montessori in the Home
  • Parent-Child Programs
  • Observation Techniques
  • Introduction to Nutrition
  • Environmental Design for Infants and Toddlers
  • Scope of Infant/ Toddler Philosophy

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