Keys to Equity and Inclusion:

Invisible Disabilities as

aBarrier to Learning
with Joanie Calem

Sat, Mar 11, 2023​

9AM-12PM PST, in-person

Annual Meeting

Sat, Sept 24, 2022

​9:30AM-12PM PST, ​in-person

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Meaningful, Inclusive, & Responsible Music Experiences for Social-Emotional Learning

with Robin Hoch

Tue, Sept 27, 2022

7:00PM-8:30PM PST


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​​​​​Exploring Science Through TheArts: Hands-on Sciencefor Small Hands
with Phoenix Artifex

Sat, Nov 5, 2022​

9AM-12PM PST, in-person

Workshop Schedule


Meaningful, Inclusive, and
Responsible Music Experiences
forSocial-Emotional Learning

with Robin Hoch
Tues, Sept 27, 2022
​​7PM-8PM PST, online

Practical Life in Real Life:

Environmental Education

with Mirko Server

Sat, May 13, 2023​

9AM-12PM PST, in-person

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BAMA Book Club:
the next chapter starts
Thurs, April 6, 2023
​7PM-8PM PST, via Zoom


Heads of SchoolsRoundatables

with Mary Beth Ricks
​Tues, Jan 24, 2023 & Thurs, Apr 20, 2023

7PM-8PM PST, online 




​​All workshops are FREE to BAMA members, and those included under a school or organization's group membership. The attendance cost for non-members is $35 per person, per workshop. School group memberships mean any teacher, staff member, and even parents and guardians associated with the school are able to attend workshops for free.​ 

Some of our past workshops...

  • ​​​​​Finding Me: Diverse Books for a Diverse Classroom ​with Pam Evans​​​​​

  • Justice, Equity, Diversity, & Inclusivity: Making JEDI Work in Montessori with Dr Luz Casquejo Johnston

  • The Essence of Montessori​ with Biff Maier

  • Gender Diversity and Equity with Sara Bloomberg

  • Meeting the Needs of the Liberated Child ​with Koren Clark

  • How to Raise an Adult with Julie Lythcott-Haims

  • Focus on Special Needs with Pam Shanks

  • A Year in the Stars: Hands-On Astronomy for Early Childhood with Katie Mueller and Pat M. Yulo

  • "Child, Disrupted": The Effects of Technology Overuse on Children's Development with Krista Riihimaki

  • ​Becoming the New Teacher: Freedom, Limits & Self-Discipline with Mariana Bissonnette

  • Student-Generated Rubrics with Alissa Stolz

  • Material Making with Megan Walker (in collaboration with Eris Moreno)

  • The Brain Loves a Song with Maryann Harman

  • ​Conflict, Resolution and the Birth of Collaboration with Mariana Bissonnette

  • Normalizing the Non-Normalized Child with Jenny Ward and Klaus Uebelacker

  • Writing in Montessori with Ellen Rutgers

  • Practical Life: Bringing Montessori Into Your Home with Maren Schmidt

  • Cosmic Education with Jennifer Morgan 

  • Music and Movement with Eve Kodiak

  • Peace and Music with Andrew Kutt

  • Unrolling the Scroll of Life with Ann Gavey

  • Focus, Concentration, and Brain Development with Tim Burns