Montessori Institute
of Milwaukee
(414) 481-5050


Application for A.M.I. Elementary Training Programs - Non-United States Citizens

Completion of Application

Upon receipt of this application, we will send you confirmation of your application and an invoice for a $100 (U.S.) non-refundable application fee ($150 U.S. if paid after the specified due date.) Remit your payment and make payable to Montessori Institute of Milwaukee, Inc.

Along with your application fee, you will need to provide:

  1. Names and addresses of employers and dates of employment.
  2. A Recommendation Form sent to each reference listed below. If you have had any previous AMI Training, one of your letters of recommendation must be written by the Director of Training from your previous course. (Print form to send to your references.)
  3. An autobiography of two pages (double spaced if typed).
  4. Answers to the following questions:
    • Why do you want to take Montessori Training?
    • What special qualifications do you bring to this work?
    • How do you intend to use your training?
    • How did you first learn about the Montessori Institute of Milwaukee?
  5. Completed a Proof of Ability to Pay Form.
    (Click the appropriate form link below for a PDF of the form that you can print out and complete.
  6. Official transcripts from colleges and/or universities you have attended.
    Contact the colleges and/or universities and have them send transcripts directly to the training center.
  7. Holders of AMI Primary Diplomas must include a photocopy of the diploma.
Items 1-4 above can be sent as e-mail attachments.

We are happy to conduct interviews via telephone for students applying from outside the area. Once we have received all components of the application you will be contacted to schedule a day/time for you to call the Training Center. Interviews take approximately one hour's time.

We must receive your TOEFL score before we can offer firm acceptance to the Course

Upon acceptance, a nonrefundable tuition deposit is due*. See the Tuition Page for the correct deposit amount.

The applicant will have two weeks time from the date of the acceptance letter to pay the tuition deposit. During the two weeks your place in the course will be reserved. If the tuition deposit is not received by the end of the two weeks, your place will no longer be reserved and may be given to another applicant.

The tuition deposit will be deducted from the course tuition.

*If, for some reason, the course does not occur, all fees will be refunded.

If you want us to send you an email confirming that we received your online application, please send us an email requesting confirmation -
For which course are you applying?
Elementary - Multi-Summer, 3 years
Elementary - Chicago Multi-Summer, 3 years
Primary - Full Academic Year

Name (as printed on your passport)  

Maiden Name (if applicable)    

Complete Mailing Address (address, city, country, postal code)

Country of Citizenship  

Country and City of Birth  


Business Telephone  

Emergency Telephone  

E-mail address  

Date of Birth  

Are you a resident of the United States?  YesNo

U.S. Social Security Number (if applicable)  

Driver's License Number  


Major Field of Study  

Minor Field of Study  

Dates Attended  

Degrees Granted  


Please provide full names and complete mailing addresses for three references including at least two professional references. If you currently hold an AMI Primary Diploma, you must include your trainer as a reference.

Reference 1 (current employer)




Reference 2



Reference 3




Learn How to Become a Primary Montessori Teacher with AMI Trainer Naoko Ogawa


  1. Wednesday, August 8 at 5:00pm
  2. Thursday, August 16 at 5:00pm

Where: Montessori Institute of Milwaukee
621 S. 4th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53207

Naoko is back IN MILWAUKEE and beginning an Academic year Primary Course September 5, 2018!

Call and Reserve a Place: 414-481-5050

Now accepting applications for AMI Elementary Teacher Training Programs starting in 2018.

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