Post Graduate Diploma in Montessori Teachers Training
Asian College of Teachers’ Post Graduate Diploma in Montessori Teachers Training is a comprehensive course on Montessori Method of education developed by world renowned Italian physician and educator Dr Maria Montessori is a child centered educational approach which is focused on giving support to the natural developmental needs of the children. Montessori Method of education basically fosters and emphasizes the children’s natural drive to learn by providing them a prepared environment completely suited for the different stages of development. A Montessori classroom should always be humming with various activities and allow children to continuously move around engrossed in their own activities. The candidates taking P G Diploma in Montessori Teachers Training course will gain a deep understanding of Montessori principles and practice and can expect rewarding career opportunities in the field of Montessori education.
- P G Diploma course is of 240 hours duration
- Maximum duration of the course is 16 months
- Course can also be completed in fast track mode
- Flexible course which can be pursued from any corner of the globe
Post Graduate Diploma in Montessori Teachers Training is a contemporary course tailored for aspiring Montessori teachers planning a career in Montessori teaching. The course which is of 240 hours duration equips the prospective Montessori teachers with the vital skills and methods which assist, guide and correct the young learners can be completed in 16 months. The P G Diploma course offers enough flexibility to the candidates who can pursue it from any part of the globe in either online mode or distance mode. Early year’s education has a tremendous influence on the whole course of future development and therefore, those who are planning to be Montessori teachers need to understand the potential of children and undergo professional course in Montessori teachers training because Montessori is a highly effective and child centric method of education.
- Course is available in both online and distance modes
- Course can be availed at a reasonable price
- Easy installment payment options
- Scholarship available for meritorious students
Post Graduate Diploma in Montessori Teachers Training course which revolves around teaching strategies and methodologies developed by Dr Maria Montessori can be availed at a reasonable course fee of Rs 40,000 for online and Rs.42,000 for distance mode.( Inclusive of All Taxes ). Candidates with basic computer skills and an internet connection can take up online course and the candidates who wish to receive hard copy study materials can opt for distance mode.
|40,000 INR for online and 42,000 INR for distance mode *||700 USD||550 GBP||23400 THB|
* Inclusive of all taxes
- Bachelor’s degree is the minimum entry requirement
- Both aspiring as well as experienced teachers are eligible to apply
The minimum eligibility for enrolling in Post Graduate Diploma in Montessori Teachers Training course is a Bachelor’s degree. Aspiring as well as experienced teachers who desire to gain knowledge in Montessori teaching methods or upgrade their teaching skills to excel in their chosen area are encouraged to take the course.
Teaching aspirants with a strong vocation to teach and enter the field of Montessori education needs to pursue a comprehensive professional course in Montessori teacher training which will provide them with the knowledge, philosophy and teaching methods of Montessori. A Montessori teacher does not really teach but leads the children towards independence and self-discipline. Therefore, it is imperative that the teachers get trained properly before they take up teaching jobs.
Curriculum - Post Graduate Diploma in Montessori Teachers Training
- Phase 1: Dr Maria Montessori- her Philosophy and Methodology
- Phase 2: Exercises of Practical Life
- Phase 3: Sensorial
- Phase 4: Language and Story Telling
- Phase 5: Principles of Education
- Phase 6: Child psychology - Theories and Practice
- Phase 7: Mathematics in Montessori System
- Phase 8: Music, Movement and Art
- Phase 9: Yoga and Nutrition
- Phase 10: Computers in Montessori Classroom
- Phase 11: Choosing the Correct Material for Early Childhood Education
- Phase 12: Using Flashcards to Teach Language
- Phase 13: Fine Motor Skills for the Age Group – 2 – 4 years
- Phase 14: Songs, Rhymes and Games
- Phase 15: Role Play
- Phase 16: Using Technology
- Phase 17: Activities Related to Science subjects
- Phase 18: Projects
- Phase 19: Arty Ideas
- Phase 20: Language Activities
- Phase 21: Worksheets
- Phase 22: Tips to settle the Young Learners using appropriate materials
- Joint certification from ACT and Training Qualifications, UK
- Globally recognized certificate is awarded on successful completion
- “Online” and “Distance” are not mentioned in the certificates
The candidates will be awarded a globally recognized certificate from Asian College of Teachers on successful completion of Post Graduate Diploma in Montessori Teachers Training. The certificates awarded have an added advantage as the words “Online” and “Distance” are not mentioned in the certificates. Shipment of certificates within India is done free of cost but the candidates residing outside India are required to pay an additional fee. Generally after submission of all the assignments and completion of the course, the candidate has to pay the dispatch fee. After that we take the respective shipping address and contact number of the candidate and courier the certificate to the same. It takes a maximum of 3 weeks for the certificates to reach the candidate’s address.
- Easy admission process
- Application can be submitted online
- Opt for any online payment scheme
Interested candidates willing to enroll have to fill up an online application form with all the relevant details and must provide correct email id and phone number as all the communication will be forwarded there. Once the application form is submitted, the candidates will receive the course details via email and phone call from ACT’s admission executives. The course fee payment details will be mailed to the candidates once they confirm their enrollment. The course fee can be paid through online payment using Debit / Credit Card or by depositing Cash, Cheque or Demand Draft to our bank account. After the payment is credited the candidates will be receiving payment confirmation with online admission form. They need to fill up the same and submit in order to get online access to the course. Candidates opting for distance mode will receive hard copy study materials couriered to their registered address.
About Cambridge TKT Examination*
Asian College of Teachers (ACT), the leader in teacher education in Asia is now the authorised centre for conducting Cambridge TKT Exam all over India. TKT is the acronym for Teaching Knowledge Test and is conducted by Cambridge, which tests your basic teaching knowledge.
The test comprises of three core modules, with one test for each. Cambridge English certificates are provided after the completion of each module. Each modular test has 80 questions and continues for 80 minutes and may be taken together or separately, in any order of the candidate's preference. All authorised TKT centres are inspected by Cambridge English Language Assessment ensuring that the centres meet their high standards.
Teaching Knowledge Test or TKT is appropriate for aspirants who are eager to develop themselves as a teacher, and have little or no knowledge of the modern English teaching methodologies and approaches; the TKT test will certainly boost their teaching career and give it a solid start. All they have to do is to register and take as many modules as they want, over any time period. They will receive a Cambridge English certificate for each module they complete.
*This examination is conducted only in India.
Cambridge TKT Examination Fee
One module (without preparation):
Rs 2500 + Rs 750 = Rs 3250 (inclusive of GST & certificate dispatch fee within India)
Rs 2500 + Rs 500 = Rs 3000 (inclusive of GST) with additional certificate dispatch fee outside India
One module (with preparation):
Rs2500 +Rs2500 + Rs1250 = Rs 6250 (inclusive of GST & certificate dispatch fee within India)
Rs 2500 +Rs 2500 + Rs 1000 = Rs 6000 (inclusive of GST) with additional certificate dispatch fee outside India
Candidates will have the option to choose more than one exam module and they can avail a discount of Rs 500 from the 2nd exam module onward.
Cambridge TKT Examination Dates
24th March, 2018 – Delhi
12th May, 2018 - Kolkata
26th May, 2018 – Bangalore
9th June, 2018 - Mumbai
7th July, 2018 – Delhi
Cambridge Teaching Knowledge Test - Contents
TKT MODULE 1
Part 1: Language and Background to Language and Teaching
Part 2: Background to Language Learning
Part 3 - Background to Language Teaching
TKT MODULE 2
Part 1: Planning and Preparing a Lesson or Sequence of Lessons
Part 2: Selection and Use of Resources
TKT MODULE 3
Part 1: Teacher's and Learner's Language in the Classroom
Part 2: Classroom Management
TKT CLIL (Content and language Integrated Learning) MODULE
Part 2 :
TKT YL (Young Learners) MODULE
The learning and development of young learners
- planning lessons for young learners
- teaching strategies, practice activities and resources used to support and challenge language learning in young learners.
Choose your Cambridge TKT Module
You can opt for TKT Module 3 and TKT YL if you are pursuing P G Diploma in MTT.
Asian College of Teachers is offering a bunch of comprehensive early childhood teacher training courses designed meticulously to produce professional educators who will be able to actively get engaged with the next generation learners facilitating the growth of children aged 0-5 years. The candidates enrolling in any of the certificate, diploma and P G diploma courses can also pursue a variety of exclusive specializations like English Language Teaching, Classroom Management, Education Management and Early Childhood Care.
These specialized courses accord candidates with additional knowledge and understanding of early childhood education so that they learn to address the needs and concerns of young learners. As future teachers, they need to capture the attention of young children and will therefore, need additional skills in specified areas in order to cater to a varied set of learners. The candidates will have further flexibility to opt for any specialization ranging from one to all four mentioned above.
There are ample opportunities for Montessori teachers who have completed training in Montessori Teachers Training and have a passion to teach young learners. With Montessori and preschools developing at a rapid rate, there is a considerable demand for certified Montessori teachers. Asian College of Teachers’ Certificate in Montessori Teachers Training opens many avenues to numerous job opportunities as the course aims to provide the future teachers with a strong foundation on the principles of Montessori education offering a variety of routes into teaching career. The course will provide the skills and methods to teach children in the age group of 0-5 years and will make the candidates competent enough to work as Montessori teachers, early childhood practitioners and preschool teachers. The course could be immensely helpful for Montessori curriculum developer, course coordinator, consultant associated with Montessori schools and even for those planning to open a Montessori school. The course is suitable for not only Montessori teachers but anyone connected with Montessori education.
- Complete tutor support throughout the course
- Candidates can learn at their own pace
- Additional support of online videos and reference materials
The candidates enrolling in Post Graduate Diploma in Montessori Teachers Training course can expect complete guidance from the experienced tutors of Asian College of Teachers who are committed to helping the candidates to achieve their learning goals. With years of valuable experience the tutors provide great support to the trainees and guide them through all the aspects of teaching giving valuable advice in every step of the way. They extend their tutoring support by sharing relevant information and answering questions related to the course content. Since the Montessori Teachers Training course of ACT offer the candidates flexible learning they can take the opportunity to learn at their own pace and clear all their doubts as and when required. They can email their queries and can also opt for online chatting between 10 am and 6 pm and can discuss any course related problem.
- ACT is accredited by distinguished organizations
- Montessori courses are endorsed by Training Qualifications UK
Accreditation is a process which plays an important role for an educational institution as it is all about meeting set standards of quality and is an ongoing evaluation which encourages constant improvement. It acts as a vital tool to monitor and assess the standard and quality of education. Post Graduate Diploma in Montessori Teachers Training aims at those planning a career in Montessori education which takes a comprehensive view at the Montessori Method and philosophy with an overview of its relevance and application in today's cyber age. The course provides a comprehensive training on all the principles and approaches of Montessori teaching. On successful completion of the course the trainees are certified by Asian College of Teachers (ACT). The certificate is globally recognized making the trainees eligible for better teaching opportunities.