Conferences & Workshops

(attendance limited to UMC members only)

Membership is open to all; you don’t need to be a Montessorian or a Montessori school. All you have to do is complete the one page application and agree to abide by the Code of Ethics and it’s free!

Upcoming Events

Fall 2017 Workshop


“Cultivate Executive Functions
to Raise Calm, Capable, Confident Children ”

Dr. Ginny Trierweiller

Saturday October 7, 2017
8:30 am Registration
9:00 – 12:00 am Morning Session
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch
1:00 – 3:00pm pm Afternoon Session
hosted by
Elizabeth Academy
2870 Connor Street
Salt Lake City UT
Dr. Ginny is a child psychologist and author of Help Me Do It Myself! whose experience working with a
Montessori school in Denver transformed her understanding of how best to help children. She has been
speaking to enthusiastic standing room only audiences at national conferences and local parent events
alike. She shares key insights and tips gleaned over more than 30 years of work with children about how
adults can avoid common practices that actually HINDER child development. She teaches teachers, parents
and other caregivers the uncommon keys to raising children to become the intelligent, authentic,
confident individuals they are born to be.

Early Bird Registration: $60 per person until September 12th
Late Registration: $75 per person until September 22nd
includes lunch

This event is open to UMC members only.
Heads of Schools, please make sure your administrative team has read and signed the updated
UMC Code of Ethics at, returned to and
distributed to your faculty. Thank you!



Upcoming Events

Going with the Flow Throughout the Day

Friday, May 19th, 2017 by Bruce King

Our school has had the honor of working with Dr. Kevin Rathunde and his colleagues from the University of Utah over the past year. Kevin is a celebrity in flow theory research and it has been a delight to be a part of his work. Flow is a state of joyous concentration in which the…

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