Where: Michelle’s Pianos, 600 SE Stark, Portland, OR 97214
When: February 14th, 2015 from 7:30 – 10:00pm
Cost: $30 per ticket. Wine and desserts included.
Only 75 seats available! Buy early to ensure a seat. Click here to purchase tickets.
Desserts graciously donated by St. Honore Boulangerie
Join the Oregon Montessori Association at Montessori in the Capitol!
When: Friday, February 27th
Where: Galleria of the Capitol Building in Salem, OR
Time: 9:00am – 1:00pm
For more information contact Cathryn Kasper: or Kari Wax:
Save the date! Join your colleagues on Saturday, April 18th for OMA’s annual Spring Tea and Award Ceremony. This year, OMA has added a morning workshop. Come and attend both and stay or lunch, or choose a part of the day.
Nominations are now being accepted for the Susie Houston Memorial Award for Excellence in Teaching and for the Outstanding Dedication Award. Nominations will be accepted until March 1st, 2015.
Click here for more information about and nomination forms for the Susie Houston Memorial Award for Excellence in Teaching.
Click here for information about and nomination forms for the Outstanding Dedication Award.
9 – Noon: Morning workshop with Chrystin Dundorff, Ph.D. “The Changing Face of Early Childhood Education and Advocacy in Oregon,” 3 hours of Set 3 professional development hours.
Registration information for the morning workshop opening soon!
Noon – 1: Lunch
1 – 3 – Awards and Spring Tea
RSVP link coming soon! The Tea is a community event and there is not a fee to attend.
Location: Franciscan Montessori Earth School. Thank you, FMES, for hosting!
Save the date and attend these events!
1.) SOLD OUT! Friday, January 16th: Michael Gurian Public Lecture, “The Minds of Boys and Girls” 6 – 8pm
Location: TaborSpace (SE 54th and SE Belmont), tickets price is $30 per person. Click here for Keynote summary.
Time: 6:00 – 8:00pm (doors open at 5:30pm)
Download a flyer here.
Registration is closed.
Fee: $30.00 per person
2.) SOLD OUT! Saturday, January 17th: Micheal Gurian 2-hour morning Keynote, Betsy Hoke 4 – hour workshop, “Nurture the Nature of Boys and Girls”
Location: TaborSpace (SE 54th and SE Belmont)
Time: 9:00 am- 4:00pm (doors open at 8:30)
Download a flyer here.
Registration is closed. Registration fee includes light breakfast, lunch and a book!
Fees: By Dec. 1st: OMA Members: $120, Non-Members: $135
After Dec. 1st: OMA Members: $140, Non-Members: $150
Open to all who are interested.
***If you are interested in hosting someone from out of the area or if you would like to do a home stay please email OMA at