Center for Montessori Teacher Education/North Carolina


Classes held at Phoenix Montessori Academy

12340 Mt. Holly-Huntersville Road

Huntersville, NC 28078


"Whoever touches the life of the child touches the most sensitive point of a whole, which has roots in the most distant past and climbs toward the infinite future." Dr. Maria Montessori

MACTE accredited and AMS-affiliated Montessori teacher education program.


The Center for Montessori Teacher Education, North Carolina offers American Montessori Society-affiliated teacher certification programs. CMTE/NC is directed by India French-Adams.

CMTE/NC is accredited through the Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education and is affiliated with the American Montessori Society.

CMTE/NC summer classes are held at Phoenix Montessori Academy. PMA hosts a summer camp for Pre-School and Elementary-age students. See the following registration packets for more information:


2019 Pre-School Summer Camp (ages 18 months-5 years old)


2019 Elementary Summer Camp (ages 5 - 12 years old)



CMTE/NC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national and ethnic origin, sexual orientation, or gender.