SCMA Annual Conference

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South Carolina Montessori Alliance

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 Lexington Four Early Childhood Learning Center
135 Lewis Rast Road, Swansea
The South Carolina Montessori Alliance is a non-profit leadership organization of individuals representing public and private schools uniting together to enhance the growth of Montessori education in South Carolina.  The SCMA Annual Conference provides an excellent forum to discuss this type of dynamic educational environmental.  It provides an opportunity for Montessori educators, administrators and anyone interested in Montessori education to collaborate and share among colleagues.
We hope you will join us this year!
A special thank you to our Premium Co-Sponsors:
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And thank you to our Educational Sponsor:

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Saturday Keynote Speaker: Julia Volkman

Julia Volkman is the founder of Maitri Learning, a recurring teaching assistant in Harvard University’s Neuroscience of Learning course, a consultant for the National Center for Montessori in the Public Sector, and a Montessori mentor. She holds an AMI primary credential and is currently working on a research study at Harvard where she is investigating the movable alphabet. She is the mother of two wildly unique children and joyfully married to a biochemist/weightlifter/poet.

South Carolina Montessori Alliance Annual Conference

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We are looking for anyone interested in joining the SCMA Conference as a Presenter this year.  It is a wonderful opportunity to share your knowledge, expertise and experience with fellow Montessorians!


  • Expertise directly related to the conference theme.
  • If you have insights and experience in the needs and interests of Montessori teaching, curriculum, childcare, STEM,  or any other ideas that will benefit the Montessori community.

If you are interested in being considered as a presenter, please complete the Presenter Form.

Please note – there is a limit of one free conference admission and one $25 gift certificate PER PRESENTATION. 

The deadline to submit proposals is June 10th. Our 2017 conference will have limited sessions available for presenting.

Proposal Submission is Now Closed for 2017