American Montessori Society

Birch Lane Elementary is an initiate member school of the American Montessori Society (AMS).

The goals of AMS are to:

  • ensure high standards for Montessori schools and teacher education programs;
  • provide professional development for Montessori teachers; and
  • raise public awareness and understanding of Montessori education.

The American Montessori Society has some excellent resources for families to learn more about the Montessori method and incorporate Montessori principles at home. Learn more at their website here: