Marketing and Promotion

  • Free use of MSA member school logo and/or MEAB Accredited school logo (for MEAB schools only)
  • Free MSN Website Listing
    Find a Member School webpage which is visited over 800 times a day mainly by parents looking for Montessori schools in their local area
  • Information about Montessori and member schools for  prospective parents through subsidised Montessori marketing materials to member schools (i.e. Reach a useful guide to Montessori)
  • MEAB accreditation results are published in the magazine/e-newsletter

Conferences

  • MSA National Conference: 40% discount per person (early bird and group booking discounts are also available when booking early)
  • Annual MEAB Leaders Conference (for MEAB schools only)

Publications

  • Free annual subscription to Montessori International magazine (printed copy for UK based members and electronic version for international school members)
  • Online Bookshop
    *5% discount for MEAB Accredited Schools on all items in bookshop
    *3% discountfor MSA member schools on all items in bookshop
  • Termly e-newsletter with news and events

Professional Development

  • Professional Development (all seminars, workshops and IMA course)
    *5% discount for MEAB Accredited Schools
    *3% discount for MSA member schools
  • Discount for one member of staff per annum to achieve  MCI qualification (IMP, Diploma [EYE] Level 3 or 4) when accepted on the course
    (discount as above)

CPD for Regions

  • Access to region events and meetings (fees vary)
  • Self-Contained Online Workshop Units – £50 for all membership categories.
    Units will also contain support for parents.
    Certificate of Completion available from MSA/MCI
  • Tailored Workshops in the Regions £450 per day

Settings Support

  • Access to a Montessori dedicated forum with member login
  • Helpline (to be launched in 2017)
    practical and informed advice and support on issues relating to the EYFS, including management, welfare and marketing matters
    (Free with calls limited to 20 minutes each and advanced booking system)
  • For MEAB schools only, support for school management when Ofsted has reported ‘need for improvement’. Advice available for free; if visit required, charge of £100 plus travel.

Advocacy

  • Membership of a UK national and widely representative Montessori body (MSA) that can speak on behalf of all schools
  • High-level representation to national and international government bodies and other opinion formers
  • Campaigns to raise awareness and support for Montessori work: working with government, parliament and all political parties to ensure that your voice is heard where it matters
  • Representative Advisory Council that will listen to membersrequirements

*discounts are only valid for online bookings

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