• Templestowe College (map)
  • 7 Cypress Avenue
  • Templestowe Lower, VIC, 3107
  • Australia

December 27, 2018 - January 26, 2019

Application Fee: 25 AUD
Tuition Fee: 7,500 AUD
Lodging Fee: 2,000 AUD

Templestowe College
Templestowe College has been operating a Montessori Adolescent Program since 2012. The beautiful farm school will be the site of the Orientation programming in Melbourne. Visit their website to read more about Templestowe: https://tc.vic.edu.au/montessori-adolescent-program/

Named the world most liveable city by The Economist 7 times in the past 10 years, Melbourne in the summertime (January) is a fabulous place to be. https://www.australia.com/en/places/melbourne-and-surrounds/guide-to-melbourne.html

Lodging Information
Lodging is available at Deakin University, located approximately 15 minutes from Templestowe College. Participants will have a single room in a suite of four to six rooms. Lodging at Deakin offers the opportunity to live in a community of your fellow participants in the course. Logistics and further details will handled by Montessori Australia Foundation. Please contact Sandra Allen, sandra@montessori.org.au.

Important Links
Melbourne Orientation FAQs

Required and Recommended Readings

Orientation Director
Laurie Ewert-Krocker is the upper school director and pedagogical advisor at Hershey Montessori School in Huntsburg, Ohio. She holds AMI diplomas at the primary and elementary levels, a BA in English from John Carroll University (OH), and an MA in English from the University of Washington. Ms. Ewert-Krocker was the founding head teacher of Hershey Montessori School’s Adolescent Community, a Montessori farm school model, and she works as a consultant to Montessori adolescent programs around the world.