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AMI Montessori Adolescents (12-18) Workshop

A 30-hour online workshop to provide a broad, general understanding of foundational Montessori theory and methodology for working with adolescents from 12–18 years. Participants will leave with high-level concepts on how to engage an adolescent environment.

Registration Closed!

Workshop Topics


  1. Montessori View of Human Development:  Human Tendencies and Adaptation

  2. General Montessori Theory: The Planes of Development

  3. General Montessori Theory: Prepared Environment and Role of the Adult

  4. A Look at the Third Plane of Development: Characteristics, Needs, and How Human Tendencies Manifest

  5. What Kind of Environment Supports Adolescent Development?

  6. The Nature of Work for the Adolescent

  7. Levels of Independence in the Third Plane: Social and Economic Independence 

  8. An Introduction to Montessori’s Plan of Study and Work for Adolescents

  9. Social Organization and Production and Exchange (including moral development)

  10. The Roles of Adults in the Environment for Adolescents 

  11. The Importance of Self-Expression

  12. The Outcomes – The Contribution of the Third Plane



30 hours. 


This international certificate (AMI certificate of completion) qualifies the student to work in with adolescents (12-18 years students) in a Montessori Environment (Farm School) anywhere around the world. It is also a useful stepping-stone to the AMI Montessori Diploma and is invaluable for parents. The Certificate is awarded to students who have satisfied the 90% attendance requirements and have completed the work to the required standard. Digital Certificates will be emailed to you after successfully completing the course. Hard copy certificate might be available upon request (AMI will probably discontinue issuing hard copy certificates).

Required Documents

  • Filled Application ( We will send you the application after you fill the online form )

  • A recent photograph

  • A copy of your highest educational certificate

  • A copy or your ID ( Passport or Egyptian ID )

  • Proof of Payment  ( We will send you our bank details after you fill the online form ) 

Required Readings

Our Upcoming AMI 12-18 Introductory Workshop Trainer
Jenny Marie Höglund

AMI Elementary (6-12) & Adolescents (12-18) Trainer

Jenny Marie Höglund is an AMI trainer at the 6-12 and 12-18 levels. She is AMI 3- 6 and 6-12 trained. In 1995 Jenny founded a Montessori school in Sweden – Montessoriskolan Lära för livet, for children aged 1 – 16 years.

Jenny has been a Montessori guide for more than 24 years. Her school and farm is the only location in Europe where you can train in the AMI Montessori Orientation to Adolescent Studies.

Our First AMI 12-18 Introductory Workshop 

Workshop Format: Online

From Sunday 15th to Tuesday 24th August 2021

Every day except Friday and Saturday,

From 5:00 to 9:00 pm Cairo Time, with 2 short breaks. 
On the last day (24th August), we’ll finish at 7 pm.  


English, Arabic translation

Fees: EGP6,600
(includes EGP 2,600 non-refundable application fee)

Registration Closed!