HISTORY OF THE INSTITUTE
The Maria Montessori Training Institute (Institut de Formation Maria Montessori) IFMM was formally created in 2003 by Elisabeth Coquoz, who has been its directress until 2015.
Elisabeth continues to participate to the life of the Institute as consultant. She teaches the Assistant Certificate course for the Children’s House.
HISTORY OF THE TRAININGS RUN BY THE IFMM
1998 – 2010 : organisation of 7 national training courses Montessori 3-6 years old in Geneva, «AM(S) in association with AMI» course
2010-2011: first bilingual Montessori AMI Diploma Course 3-6 years old in Geneva
2012: first AMI Montesori Assistant Certificate course for the Children’s House
2013-2015 : AMI Montessori Assistant Certificate courses for the Children’s House
2015 : new leadeship at the IFMM, with Lisbeth Chastel in charge of the pedagogical direction and Alexis Ramu in charge of the administrative direction
2015: organisation of the second bilingal AMI Diploma Course Children’s House 3-6 years old in Geneva
Educators of the Children’s House, academic year 2010-2011