How to Start A Montessori School 101
A Mini Course
Are you dreaming of opening your own Montessori school?
Struggling to figure out how to start?
Confused about the first step?
Wondering if you're up to the task?
Please join us for the
How to Start a Montessori School 101
A Roadmap for Teachers Who Want To Start a Montessori School
This one-hour presentation will give you an overview of the steps required to start a school business. We'll give you a lay of the land so you can determine if you have the time, inclination, and skills to take on this huge task.
The goal of this presentation is to help you:
- develop a sequence of steps to follow as you plan your school
- decide if you need to gather a team to begin your project or if you can do it (mostly) on your own
- determine the agencies you need to contact before you can begin
- feel organized and confident
We will look at
How to find out if you are ready to start a school of your own
LICENSING AND REGULATIONS
How local laws and regulations will shape your program
FACILITIES AND FINANCIALS
This is a much bigger piece of the puzzle than you may realize
PROGRAM AND CURRICULUM
This is the easy part!
MARKETING AND ENROLLMENT
How to be strategic with your enrollment efforts
If you are looking for a more comprehensive course to guide you through the startup process, we recommend the
Successfully Start Your Montessori School
5-module course with RB Fast.
Hello! I'm Seemi, the owner and main instructor here at Trillium Montessori Courses.
I've been a Montessori assistant, intern, AMS certified teacher in public and private Montessori schools, administrator, teacher trainer, consultant, school owner, and blogger. Oh, and I now also serve on the board of the school where I got my Montessori start almost two decades ago! I love connecting with Montessorians from around the world and I am delighted you are here!