International Congress, Rome

After carefully evaluating alternative options, the Board of Directors of the Opera Nazionale Montessori, held on July 9th 2020, has approved to postpone on 23-24 October 2021 the International Congress to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the birth of Maria Montessori. The Congress is promoted by Opera Nazionale Montessori (ONM), Association Montessori Internationale (AMI), Montessori-Pierson Publishing Company, Chiaravalle Municipality and will take place at the Angelicum Congress Center, located in the heart of Rome. Registration fee of Euro 280,00 is extended until 10 May 2021.

Italian and international speakers will focus on historical, scientific, pedagogical, philosophical and social aspects of thought and work of Maria Montessori. During the Congress will be presented the PRIN "Progetto di Rilevante Interesse Nazionale” 2017 on the topic “Maria Montessori from the past to the present. Reception and implementation of her educational method in Italy on the 150th anniversary of her birth".