Accreditation

The Princeton Center Teacher Education (PCTE) is governed by the Princeton Montessori Society, a not-for-profit 501(3)(c) Corporation. It is housed inside the Princeton  Montessori School.

PCTE is accredited by the Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education (MACTE), a private, non-governmental organization which advocates high standards in preparation of Montessori teachers, establishes criteria of program excellence, and evaluates and accredits Montessori teacher education programs.

PCTE is affiliated with the American Montessori Society (AMS) and is an approved AMS teacher education program (TEP).

PCTE offers AMS-credentialed programs in Infant and Toddler, Early Childhood, Elementary I and Elementary I-II levels. PCTE offers professional development for Princeton Montessori School faculty and education classes for parents.

Contact information:

MACTE313 2nd Street Suite112Charlottesville, VA  22902

Tel. ~ 434-202-7793

Fax ~ 888-525-8838

www.macte.org

American Montessori Society (AMS)116 East 16th Street

New York, NY  10003

Tel. ~ 212-358-1250

Fax. ~212-358-1256

www.amshq.org