Accreditation and Affiliations

"Education is a natural process carried out by the human individual, and is acquired not by listening to words, but by experiences in the environment."

Dr. Maria Montessori

A Board of Trustees governs the Institute for Advanced Montessori Studies, which is affiliated with the American Montessori Society (AMS), accredited by the Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education Commission (MACTE), a member of the International Association for Montessori Education (IAME), and approved by the Maryland Higher Education Commission.