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Saturday, March 24 • 2:00pm - 3:15pm
Public Policy & the Montessori Community

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In this panel discussion, representatives from leading Montessori organizations will discuss public policies that affect both public and private Montessori schools in the United States. Topics will include federal and state initiatives that impact the quality and sustainability of Montessori as well as strategies that are working to address our biggest policy challenges. Bring your questions!
Organizations represented:
American Montessori Sociey
Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education (MACTE)
Association Montessori International/USA (AMI/USA)
Montessori Public Policy Initiative (MPPI)

Timothy Purnell, AMS
Denise Monnier, MPPI
Rebecca Pelton, MACTE
Wendy Shenk-Evans, AMI/USA, MPPI

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Sharon Damore

Montessori Consultant, AMS/MPPI
As Adjunct Professor at DePaul University, Dr. Damore teaches courses in Educational Leadership. She is the immediate past Executive Director, Association of Illinois Montessori Schools (AIMS) and consultant to numerous Montessori schools and teacher education programs across the... Read More →

Saturday March 24, 2018 2:00pm - 3:15pm MDT
Director's Row H Plaza Lobby Level
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