Click here for Coronavirus Tools & Links on our Resources page

Montessori Public Policy Initiative

Learn More
As the experts on Montessori policy and advocacy, MPPI unites, supports, and equips the Montessori community, creating an effective advocacy voice for quality Montessori education. MPPI drives education policy change so that all children have access to the gifts of a Montessori education. Our work is guided by our vision of a world enriched and made equitable through widely accessible and fully implemented Montessori education.

What is Montessori?

Imagine a classroom uniquely designed to build confidence, inspire independence, and foster a love of learning. Imagine a teacher equipped to individualize instruction so each child receives what they need to learn and grow cognitively, socially, emotionally, and physically. Imagine a child who is not only proficient in math and reading, but who is prepared for a 21st century world that requires collaboration, focus, problem-solving, and critical thinking. Imagine Montessori education.

Learn More

What's New

See our recent paper on Incorporating Montessori into QIS, co-published with BUILD Initiative. States are making significant advancements in their quality improvement systems (QIS) as they look for solutions to widen the aperture and fully embrace a mixed-delivery system that will best serve children, families, and the early care and education workforce. To achieve this, QIS policies need to become more flexible and create different pathways to quality, including a variety of established, high-quality delivery models.

See more like this

What's Happening

See All Events