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Friday, March 23 • 8:00am - 9:15am
Cosmic Education in Public Montessori Schools

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This panel of experienced public and charter Montessori educators will describe how they integrated a Cosmic curriculum vibrantly and effectively into every aspect of their classrooms. In the face of district support that isn’t always dependable, don’t lose hope—we’re here to inspire and empower you to deliver authentic Montessori in your public setting!

Panelists: Ginny Riga, Michelle Hammons, Vernon Weathers


Judi Bauerlein

Montessori Teacher Education Center/San Francisco
Judi Bauerlein, MEd, is a Montessori teacher educator and consultant. A former president of the AMS Board of Directors, she was the AMS 2010 Living Legacy. AMS-credentialed (Early Childhood, Elementary I–II).

Teri Canaday Freeman

Faculty, MEINA
Teri Canaday Freeman, MAT, is director of the Montessori Center of Jackson, TN, and an instructor for the Montessori Educational Institute of North America (MEINA). AMS-credentialed (Early Childhood, Elementary I). Teri has worked in the area of Montessori education for 44 years and... Read More →

Friday March 23, 2018 8:00am - 9:15am MDT
Govenor's Square 11 Plaza Concourse Level