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Montessori TeachersLinda Vickers Miller and Laura Vickers Burnett are the twin daughters of Bethany Vickers, founder of the Montessori School of Miami Beach, Inc. They began their teaching careers as they assisted their mom in the running of the school. Both were certified American Red Cross Swimming Instructors and they taught private swimming lessons for many years to residents of Miami Beach, as well as worked as teachers during Summer Camps.

Linda Vickers Miller, graduated from Dade Christian School and then attended Lynchburg College in Lynchburg, Virginia. Linda graduated in 1978 with a B.A. in Early Childhood Education. In 1979, Linda completed the AMI Montessori Course.

Laura Vickers Burnett graduated from Dade Christian School and then went on to graduate from Florida State University with a B.S. in Elementary Education. Laura completed the AMI Montessori Course in 1980 and the PAMS Montessori Course in 2000. Both Linda and Laura continued their teaching careers as Montessori Teachers at the Montessori School of Miami Beach until 1983 when they took over the reins as Directresses/Owners. In 1995, the twins started a sister school in Hallandale, the Gulfstream Montessori School, Inc.