May River Montessori School
Early Childhood hours
June 12-16 1:00-5:00 online
June 19-30 2023 8:30-5:30
June 17-21 2024 8:30-5:30
Bimonthly webinar evenings
Resident Weekend Seminars in November and April
Total 176 resident /158 online
Early Childhood 310 hours total
130 hours resident in SC /180 online
Natasha McKenzie, Executive Administrator, Faculty, Site Director
Natasha is a teacher educator and school consultant. She has been a classroom teacher and administrator for Early Childhood and Elementary I. Natasha is a core faculty member for Northeast Montessori Institute as well as for the Seacoast Early Childhood Program. Natasha is active in AMS teacher education in the USA and Asia.
LaDene' Conroy, Instructor
LaDene' is past Principal of Mary Ford Elementary in North Charleston SC and Montessori and Reading Specialist and Consultant for Charleston County School District. She holds the AMS Administrators Credential and is a frequent presenter of professional development workshops and teacher education sessions.
Kathleen Gasbarro, Instructor
Kathy is Head of Woodside Academy in Millis MA. Kathy’s teaching experience ranges from infant and toddler through Middle School. She holds AMS Certification for Early Childhood and Elementary I.
Cathy Constantine, Instructor
Cathy has been a Montessori educator for more than thirty years. She holds AMS certification from 3-12 and has been a classroom teacher and administrator during that time in New England and North Carolina.
Our Early Childhood program sites in Bluffton, SC and Needham MA are applicants for affiliation by the American Montessori Society and accreditation by the Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education. Applicant for Accreditation status in no way determines the outcome of the accreditation decision by MACTE.
Our program in Needham MA is a private contract. Enrollment is subject to space limitation.