Heart and Hand

Montessori Teacher Education Program



"The child is both a hope and a promise for mankind..."

We invite you to explore here for more information about Heart and Hand MTEP: 

our vision, our mission, our approach to adult education, and our fully accredited course.

 The Heart and Hand Montessori Teacher Education Program's

Infant and Toddler Accreditation course begins 

June 2020. 

With its small class size and mentorship model, 

each cohort receives an exceptional foundation in the 

Montessori Philosophy and Pedagogical Model

while also experiencing an unique, individualzed learning environment.

We invite you to explore further to learn more and contact us at [email protected] with questions.

Join us for another exciting year of learning together!

About Us

Our staff and Board of Directors are a diverse group that work day in and day out to make the world a better place for children and, therefore, to transform the world into Maria Montessori vision of a peaceful, global community. Teachers, administrators, and education policy makers - we bring our countless years of experience to every interaction with adult learner.

Becoming a Montessori Guide

Being a Montessori guide is an amazing way to contribute to our ever evolving world, making a positive difference in the lives of children and transforming the future. But what surprises those studying Montessori education most is how it will impact your life, your soul, your outlook on humanity and your place in it. Come join this peaceful revolution!

For Current Adult Learners

We are always working on creating better ways for you to stay in touch, informed, and moving forward. Check back often for updates to this platform and how we can support you better. Thanks for learning with us!

Heart and Hand MTEP

Receives its MACTE Accreditation

Heart and Hand Montessori Teacher Education Program is honored and proud to have received Full Accreditation status from the Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education (MACTE) in July 2019 for its Infant and Toddler Program.

What our past cohorts are saying

The adult learners were asked about the mission statement, the qualities of their training, and

if their experience matched the goals set forth by the program. Overwhelmingly, all adult learners

interviewed reported that they felt supported, mentored, & that the expectations were very clear to them for

each course & assignment.

MACTE on site verification report

Get in touch!

Mailing Address

4817 SW 53rd Ave

Portland, Oregon 97221


(503) 939-8235
[email protected]