There is a right way and a wrong way to both learn and teach Montessori...
While teachers & parents in Indonesia have the best intentions, without proper training, they often do more harm than good to a child's early development and learning potential and it is not their fault.
They just haven't been taught the Right Way!
Our Montessori online training program provides you everything you need to start teaching Montessori in your school or at home with of the confidence of being a fully CERTIFIED.
Enquire about joining the program today and start making a BIG difference to your children's future and help them realise their TRUE POTENTIAL!
Taught for over 100 years and throughout 25,000 schools world wide, Montessori education provides teachers a structured set set of teaching tools across five key area of learning - particular life, sensorial , mathematics, language and culture.
The unique Montessori learning materials inspires children's love for learning and curiosity and encourages their natural creativity and independence.
HOWEVER, to help children achieve their full potential using Montessori, it is very important that the materials are used in the RIGHT WAY.
There are subtle details and very important things to consider when teaching children using Montessori method and Montessori materials which UNCERTIFIED teachers are not aware of.
The Sunshine Montessori Online Diploma gives you the flexibility to learn at your own pace from your hand phone or laptop, day or night.
Teachers may apply the knowledge and skills that they learn in this program to any educational setting that use Montessori Materials in their environment and certified teachers are often rewarded with higher salaries. The online method allows you to get qualified at your own pace, day or night.
Parents may apply the knowledge and skills with their children in their home environment to enhance learning and quality of bonding time. Life is busy enough being a parent, so doing The Sunshine Montessori Diploma Online allows you to fit in your learning at your own pace from any location in the World.
Note: There is a compulsory 12 Days workshop that you will need to attend. Workshop fee is Rp. 6,000,000. This is payable at the time of attending the workshop
Every student has access to our vibrant community of teachers and parents who are passionate about Montessori Education, and making it available to children. When you join in the Online Diploma Program, you'll join our private Facebook Community where our members are sharing their materials, ideas for lessons, and inspiring stories as they make the difference with the Montessori method.
We provide structured plans across 5 KEY areas of learning - Practical life, Sensorial, Mathematics, Language and Culture. We also demonstrate the use application of over 100 of the Montessori teaching materials with over 200 video presentations and interactive activities within the program.
Practical life is the corner-stone of Montessori teachings and helps prepare children for more learning in other areas.
In this module, you will learn to prepare activities for children that will help them become more independent, focused, respectful and responsible leading children to greater self-confidence and the ability to face new challenges.
In this area, you will learn Sensorial activities focusing on visual perception, tactile impressions, auditory sense and Olfactory and taste perceptions.
You will be able to help children learn to match and grade materials that isolate the sense of sight, sound, touch, taste and smell.
You will also learn to prepare Mathematical concepts for children using concrete materials.
Explorations with sensorial materials encourage children to understand to basic math concepts such as learning number recognition, counting, grouping and sequencing of numbers.
The Language Module will take you through creating and understanding Montessori Language materials.
Lessons to teach children to read, write, develop vocabulary are structured in a step-by-step system that you will love.
You will also learn many Montessori language games and activities to help young children learn grammar (Noun, verb, adjectives, adverbs, prepositions etc)
Mathematical concepts are introduced to the child using concentrate materials.
In this module, you will learn to create materials to help children learn quantities and number up to 9,999.
You will learn to introduce the decimal system in the most concrete way to prepare children for future learning of abstract mathematical concepts.
You will also learn step-by-step the Montessori way of teaching children 4 digit addition, subtraction, multiplication and division through activities and games.
Unlike the conventional system of education, you will learn to introduce learning of History, Geography, Botany and Zoology with a Global vision of the Universe (Cosmic Education) in a realistic way.
This will enable you to help children become aware and respectful towards the universe and all the creatures under it.
You will also learn to provide children experiences with music, stories and artwork from different cultural background helping them develop of respect of each other.
There are 13 Modules in this course. By the end of the course, you will have learned:
- Montessori Philosophy
- Child Development
- Curriculum Planning
- Observations, Assessments & Record Keeping
- Professional Development
- Montessori Art & Craft
- Safety, Nutrition and Fast Aid
- Music & movement (includes Yoga)
BONUS: Circle Time and Story Telling
Q1. What are the requirements of this online Diploma?
To enroll: You will need to have successfully
completed your high school certificate.
There is no maximum age limit for this program.
Q2. What are the assignments like?
At the end of each topic, there is a quiz to assess your understanding of the lessons. Other assignments include :
* Writing simple essays
* Writing up your observation of children
* Video recording of your presentations
Q3. How is the online learning conducted?
They are modules online. you will be guided lesson by lesson and learn through:
* Video presentations
* Downloadable notes
* Video resources
Q4. Are there any exams?
There will be no written exams for the Online Montessori Diploma course. Just the above mentioned assignments.
Q5. How long will it take to me to complete my course?
If you spend 30-45 minutes a day, 5x/week it should take you between 5-7 months (depending on your learning pace)
Q6. What certificate do I get upon completion?
On completion of the Montessori course online, you will receive a 'Certificate in Montessori Education'. To get your 'Diploma in Montessori education' you will need to attend a 12 days workshop and pass the practical exam that will be conducted on the last day of the workshop.
Q7. When are the 12 days workshop conducted?
They are conducted twice a year - in June/July or in December/January - during school holidays if you cannot attend 12 days at a stretch, you may split the 12 days to two 6 days workshop
Q8. Who will issue the Diploma?
The Diploma will be issued by 'Sunshine Teachers' Training'. We are not affiliated with any institutions locally or overseas.
Q9. Will I need to buy Montessori materials for my assignments?
Your assignments will require you to create your own materials for the presentation. We will guide you very clearly on how to go about it .. so don't worry about buying Montessori materials for your assignment.
Q10. Will I need to have access to Montessori materials to do my Online Diploma?
Although it is good to have access to Montessori materials, we know it is not always possible. You will have lots of practice with the materials during the workshop.
Q11. Will I be able to get a job on completion of this Diploma?
Most of our students have been able to get jobs right away. Some even get jobs within few months of enrolling into the program. There are so many preschools in Indonesia but very few qualified, knowledgeable or trained teachers. There is a BIG gap here. As a result, preschools are employing just about anybody who are willing to work with children.
There is no reason, why Preschools will select anyone else without the knowledge and skills if they can find some one like you who have completed this Diploma.
On completion of this Diploma in Montessori Education, you will have the knowledge and skills a preschool teacher needs to know and will be
an asset for a school you work for.
Q12. Will I be learning alone?
We have a community of learners, just like you, who are enrolled for this course.
We engage our learners in a collaborative group online on Facebook. You will have access to this learning platform and will engage in interactive and collaborative learning online.
You will also have your own personal tutor who will guide and mentor you throughout your learning journey. You will receive feedback on your assignments to motivate you and help you succeed.
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