The events program of Institute Montessori Bulgaria is designed to meet the needs of all teachers and parents. We offer seminars, workshops and conferences for teachers, Montessori educators, carers and parents, as well as Montessori school management.

Our events programme reflects the feedback and suggestions we receive from our community and incorporates an impressive range of topics and presenters.

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Conferences

Montessori Education in 21st Century

This seminar offers a profound insight into infancy 0-3 and early childhood 3-6, and understanding of development of child’s personality by teachers and parents. The programme is a unique and gives opportunity for all teachers and parents, together with an international group of teachers, то gain substantial insights into Montessori principles, the development of young children, the attitude of the Montessori teacher and adult and the most recent research in the field.

Workshops

Montessori Nido and Infants Communities 0-3

Practical workshop sessions for 0-3 teachers and parents. Time is allotted to practical work on preparing environment, introducing language, making materials and developing observation skills. No previous Montessori training is required.

Program 1:

Talking about Issues and Expectations, Theory – Sensitive Periods, Human Tendencies, Adaptation, Absorbent Mind, Prepared Environment, Language, Material Making, Observation, Role of the Adult, Practical activities and Feedback

Program 2:

Role of the adult, Movement, Nature, Language

Montessori Education 3-6

A series of practical seminars and workshop sessions for 3-6 teachers and parents. Time is allotted to practical work on Practical Life, Sensorial, Language, Mathematics and how those activities support development of the child, what skills and the way. No previous Montessori training is required.

Program:

Montessori Theory, The genius of the child nature development, Practical Life Exercises and the purpose behind, Sensorial Exercises and objectives of work with Sensorial materials, Importance of Language, Introduction of Mathematics

Seminars

Montessori for Elementary Years 6-12

Practical seminar for 6-12 teachers and parents. Time is allotted to practical work on participant’s approach and classroom activities to nurture a love for learning. No previous Montessori training is required.

Program:

Elementary child, Reasoning mind, Imagination, Story telling, Non-fiction and Poetry, Handwriting

Parent Talks

Institute Montessori Bulgaria facilitates parent talks hosted either in conjunction with a conference or at a host school/centre venue with national or international Montessori speakers.

Past presenters include Carola Lång-Howard – MA., BA Hons., Mont. Dial., Drs. Elisabeth C.J. Mattijssen, Drs. Ward van de Vijver, Chris Willemsen, Maria Roth.

Institute Montessori Bulgaria offers a range of conferences, seminars, workshops and courses throughout the year and around Bulgaria.