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Montessori Teacher Education Center

Montessori Teacher EducationThe Pan American Montessori Society offers Internationally Certified Teacher Education Courses in the U.S., Mexico, Costa Rica and Switzerland. PAMS is a Charter Member of the Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education (MACTE). The faculty of the Pan American Montessori Society is headed by Dr. Feland L. Meadows, Ph.D. Dr. Meadows was co-founder of PMS, along with the late Dr. Elizabeth Caspari, who studied and worked with Maria Montessori for 4 years in India.

The Gulfstream Montessori Teacher Education Center, headed by Bethany Vickers, M.Ed., offers extensive Montessori teacher education. As a Master Teacher for the Pan American Montessori Society, Ms. Vickers directs this course, and is joined by Dr. Meadows for one of the four avenues of learning. Ms. Vickers was a student of Dr. Caspari and founded the Montessori School of Miami Beach in 1969