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NAMTA Conference in Portland, OR

Come visit the Oregon Montessori Association and its membership partner, the Pacific Northwest Montessori Association at their table at the NAMTA conference in Portland, OR on March 31 – April 3.

We hope to see you there!

Christine Harrison at the Montessori School of Beaverton

This February we have a Montessori rock star visiting Portland – Christine Harrison.  Christine is the founder and past Head Of School of Canberra Montessori in Australia, current President of the Montessori Children’s Foundation, President of the Montessori Australia Foundation and a member of the AMI Advisory Board of Directors. Christine will share an overview of the remarkable work of Montessorians around the world, and some surprising applications of Montessori practices and principles.  Please join us Thursday, February 18 at 7:00 for this unique event.

Space is limited: please call the office at MSB to reserve a seat! 503.439.1597.

Boys Alive! Bring out His Best! with Janet Allison

Click HERE do download a flyer and learn how to register.

2015/2016 School Open Houses

Portland Metro Area:

SE Portland:

Franciscan Montessori Earth School:
All are scheduled for Tuesdays from 10-11:30am. The dates are as follows:

Oct. 13, 2015
Nov. 10, 2015
Jan. 12, 2016
Feb. 9, 2016
Mar. 8, 2016
Apr. 12, 2016
May 10, 2016

SW Portland

Sunstone Montessori School

Tuesday, January 12, 4:30-6:30pm

Vancouver, Washington

Cascadia School Open House for the Public
Saturday, February 6th; 11AM-1PM

Pacific Northwest Montessori Association 2015-16 Events

The Pacific Northwest Montessori Association (PNMA) is Washington State’s professional membership organization.  The Oregon Montessori Association (OMA) and PNMA share reciprocal membership benefits.

Click HERE for PNMA’s calendar of events!

November Fall Event Information:

Following the Child: Strategies for the Montessori Classroom
Renton Technical College
Date: November 14, 2015 8:00 AM

FOLLOWING THE CHILD: Strategies for the Montessori Classroom with Lenore Rubin – Consulting Child Psychologist for King County

Choose 2 afternoon Breakout Sessions:

  • Lenore gets to work on your scenarios
  • Ruth Doan instructs on the Sensory Diet
  • Renee Metty guides on Mindfulness
  • Hope Clinic informs on Vision Therapy

Saturday, November 14 2015 from 8 AM-4 PM

Renton Technical College – 3000 NE 4th St, Renton, WA 98056

We will offer a full day of workshops bringing local professionals to provide a perspective on childhood trauma and classroom assessment.  This will include classroom strategies and resources.

Morning refreshments and Lunch Buffet provided by the RTC Culinary program-included in full day registration.

Only $65 for members or $95 for non-members

6 WA Clock Hours & 6 MERIT Credits Available

REGISTER ONLINE: www.pnma.org

Best regards,
Pacific Northwest Montessori Association


Oregon Montessori Association

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