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:

MACTE
313 2nd Street Suite112
Charlottesville, VA  22902
Tel. ~ 434-202-7793
Fax ~ 888-525-8838www.macte.org
American Montessori Society (AMS)
116 East 16th Street
New York, NY  10003
Tel. ~ 212-358-1250
Fax. ~212-358-1256www.amshq.org