Conference Schedule

Friday October 12th:

7:00-8:30 Registration

8:00-8:30 Gather in lobby for school visits

9:00-11:00 Visit Montessori School Tours

11:00-11:30 Leave for Laumeir Sculpture Park

11:30-2:00 Lunch at Laumier Sculpture Park

2:00-2:45 Busses back to the hotel

2:00-4:00 Registration continues

4:00-4:30 Welcome/Introduction

4:30-6:00 Keynote Speaker - Dee Coulter "Montessori's Special Gift For Our Technological Age"

6:00-7:30 Refreshments: Mix and mingle

Saturday October 13th:

7:00-8:00 Registration & continental breakfast (provided)

8:00-8:15 Welcome/Introduction

8:15-9:15 Morning Keynote Speaker - P. Donohue Shortridge "The Purpose of Our Work"

9:15-9:35 Break

9:35-10:50 Morning Breakout 1

10:50-11:10 Break

11:10-12:25 Morning Breakout 2

12:25-1:30 Lunch (on own)

1:30-2:45 Afternoon Breakout 3

2:45-3:10 Break

3:10-4:25 Afternoon Keynote - Frank Leto "Method to Music"

4:25-5:00 Break

5:00-5:15 Meet busses to go to Hope Montessori Educational Institue (HMEI)

5:45-8:00 HMEI Reception and Dinner (provided), Entertainment by Frank Leto

8:00-9:00 Busses return back to hotel