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Saturday, March 24 • 2:00pm - 3:15pm
Maximizing Public Money: Funding for Montessori Programs

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Montessori grant-writers know the challenges of fitting our programs into conventional application boxes, but some public Montessori schools have cracked the code! Come hear about one Montessori charter school that has accessed over $2 million in public grants to support its mission. You’ll learn about approaches, including public policy and advocacy, that have been used to access, maintain, flexibly utilize, and expand public funding for classrooms, facilities, teacher development, and more.


Robert Nardo

Bob Nardo, MA, is the head and founder of Libertas School of Memphis, a Montessori charter school in Tennessee. He has more than 13 years of experience in urban school reform, including as chief operating officer of a KIPP (Knowledge Is Power Program) region and founding chief operating... Read More →

Saturday March 24, 2018 2:00pm - 3:15pm MDT
Governor's Square 12 Plaza Concourse Level