Our teachers are a talented team of intelligent, loving, creative, and enthusiastic individuals. They are dedicated to creating nurturing environments where children are respected and supported as they develop both a sense of self and a love of learning.
Our World Montessori maintains a strong commitment to the continuing education of our teachers. We encourage our staff to attend Montessori workshops and conferences and provide financial assistance for staff members to attend Montessori Training Programs. Our current staff have been trained by the Montessori education centers listed below:
- Princeton Center for Teacher Education
- Center for Montessori Education/NY
- Northeast Montessori Institute
- North American Montessori Teacher’s Association
Staff members 2016-2017
- Diane Lanci — Head of School
- Amy Haworth — Children’s House Head Teacher, Red Maple Classroom
- Callen Dalton — Children’s House Head Teacher, White Oak Classroom
- Maynel DeCotes — Teacher Assistant, Red Maple Classroom
- Laura Frontera Santiago — Assistant Teacher, all classrooms
- Christine Sell — Teacher Assistant, White Oak Classroom
- Michele Tibbitts-Esposito — Yoga Teacher, Teacher Assistant
Our World Montessori is an AMS Member School.