Welcome!

The Montessori Institute – New England (MI-NE) provides quality professional development to individuals aspiring to become Montessori teachers and, further, provides instruction in an atmosphere of inspiration, helpfulness, sincerity, and respect for the adult learner.

Established in 1996, MI-NE has specifically designed teacher education programs that develop sequentially from one stage of understanding to the next and support the adult learner in his/her pursuit of excellence.

We Invite You to Visit

MI-NE is located in Beverly, Massachusetts, a beautiful coastal city on Boston’s North Shore. It is a short walk to beaches and public transportation. MI-NE is located at Harborlight Montessori School, which serves as our labratory school for the Practicum phase and also our adult learning environment for the Academic Workshop phase of the teacher education programs. Harborlight’s is an accredited school (Association of Independent Schools of New England and American Montessori Society). The campus is equipped with adult learning tools including: model classrooms at all levels- Infant and Toddler, Primary/Early Childhood, Elementary and Middle School, professional resource library and technology, and beautiful Montessori materials and natural outdoor learning spaces. The practicum phase of the Course will be held at a pre-approved Montessori School appropriate to the Course (Infant & Toddler or Early Childhood).