VMA Fall 2016 Conference
Montessori Today and Tomorrow:
Advancing Virginia Montessori Education
University of Mary Washington, Stafford Campus
Fredericksburg, VA 22406
October 22, 2016; 9:00AM-4:00PM
Join us for our first annual Fall Conference, featuring a keynote address by one of the foremost Montessori researchers, Dr. Angeline Lillard. A full program of presentations from outstanding Montessori practitioners and researchers on topics ranging from Montessori theory, accreditation, classroom management, and Montessori in the public-sector. Lunch and opportunities for networking included. Attendance worth 7 training hours.
Schedule coming soon.
Featuring Dr. Angeline Lillard
Angeline Lillard, an elected Fellow of both the American Psychological Association and the Association for Psychological Science, received her doctorate in Psychology from Stanford University in 1991 and is now Professor of Psychology and Developmental Area Head at the University of Virginia. She has addressed Montessori audiences in Slovenia, India, Taiwan, Sweden, Italy, Germany, England, Ireland, Canada, and the US, including as a Keynote Speaker at Montessori Centenary Conferences in Rome, San Francisco, and New York. Her book Montessori: The Science Behind the Genius, now in its third edition, was selected by the Cognitive Development Society as the Best Book for 2006. She received the Developmental Psychology Division of the American Psychological Association’s Boyd McCandless Award for Distinguished Early Career Contribution in 1999, and her research has been funded by the National Science Foundation, the National Institutes of Health, and several private foundations.
Members: $45 (2017 VMA individual membership included)
Non-Members: $60 (2017 VMA individual membership included)
Mary Washington Students with Lunch: $15
Mary Washington Students without Lunch: Free