Shanghai Montessori Education Academy, established in 2005, aims to promote quality Montessori teacher education training in China. This program is affiliated with the American Montessori Society (AMS) and accredited by the Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education (MACTE).

The Academy currently offers various training opportunities, including an AMS affiliated Montessori Teacher Certification Program, Introductory Courses of Montessori Philosophy and Practices, and professional workshops and enrichment opportunities. All training programs welcome applicants from different backgrounds who are interested in studying Early Childhood education.

Mission Statement
Our mission is to prepare new Montessori educators with a strong educational framework in Montessori philosophy and practices. Based on Dr. Maria Montessori’s philosophy and child psychology, this program stresses equally on both theoretical foundation and hands-on experience. Our teaching faculty has many years of sound academic and practical experience in Montessori education working with children, parents and teachers. We strive to uphold the highest quality of Montessori education in Asia.

Objectives
Our objective is to pave the way for Montessori educators and adult learners to meet the highest standards for Montessori schools and institutes.The Academy is the committed to offering on-going support and enrichment to Montessori professionals throughout their careers.