Do I need to have teaching experience before I start the course?

No previous teaching experience is required as this is an initial qualification for those who want to go into teaching. Previous experience can be useful but we do not expect that. We will train you for your first job.

Can I do the course if my first language isn't English?

We also welcome applicants whose first language is not English to this course. You will only need to demonstrate that you have the ability to comprehend English since lectures and handouts will be only in English.

How would I be assessed on the course?

Assessment on the course is continuous and integrated, taking into account written assignments, presentations and practical teaching skills, with each assessed component contributing to the overall grade. Trainees are given feedback by the tutors on their progress constantly.

Is this course recognized?

This course is affiliated to Indian Institute of Career Development(IICD), registered with Government of Karnataka. Your credibility comes from your ability to effectively demonstrate a teaching lesson. MNTTA fully equips you for your job.

Will I get a job after this course?

MNTTA helps its trainees to find placements. We recommend and provide references for you too. More than 95% of our students are already working in schools.

Is the course very intensive?

Yes. You should be prepared to devote five days a week to the course, and to spend usually one day of each weekend on course-related work. We guide you into extending your learning by giving you reading material and reference sites.

How is the teaching practice provision set up at MNTTA?

Opportunities for regular practice is available at MNTTA. We also have tie-ups with Schools for providing further exposure to classroom teaching, which will be observed and assessed.

What is Hybrid Course?

Hybrid course is a way of distance education specially designed for those who can not physically travel to the Training Center on daily basis. At the same time, they wish to get the authentic resources and access to very well experienced faculty. They have following choices:

  • (a) If they live in the city where MNTTA has Training Center: They can attend the Weekend classes on alternate Saturdays from 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM at MNTTA Training Centers. This should help them to clarify their doubts and also perform practical activities.
  • (b) If they live in the city where MNTTA does not have Training Center: They can attend workshops, one in the begining(3 days) and one towards the completion of the course (5 days).
Are qualifications identical to those received on campus?

Opportunities for regular practice is available at MNTTA. We also have tie-ups with Schools for providing further exposure to classroom teaching, which will be observed and assessed.

Will I have to attend any classes at all?

As mentioned above, you can either attend alternate Saturday classes or 8 days Workshop to get the maximum benefit out of this course.

Contact MNTTA Facilitator if you need more information.

What kind of support will I have during the course?

To help you achieve your goals, expert teacher support is on hand. Details of support depend on the course you're studying, but you will always have telephone and email access to tutors.

In addition, we have state of the art Learning Management System to interact and discuss with your own groups.

How much time do I have to do the course?

Most of MNTTA distance education courses offer a lot of flexibility around when you can start and how long you can take; it's one of the main advantages of this type of study. How long you take all depends on the amount of time you dedicate to your studies. Typically the duration of the course is 6 months which can be extended up to 9 months on case to case basis.

How MNTTA course is unique?

One should carefully evaluate the features of different training providers. Top 7 Reasons to enroll with MNTTA are:

  • Qualified and experienced faculty from AMI
  • HD Videos for presentations and lectures
  • State of the art Learning Management System
  • Interactive and effective teaching materials
  • Workshops for working professionals and distance learners
  • Unique Hybrid method of teaching enables learners to master the coruse and
  • The Montessori contents as taught by Dr. Maria Montessori herself.
What are the benefits of doing this course?

Our courses will help to impart comprehensive knowledge and skills in:

  • How children develop and learn,
  • How to prepare the learning environment,
  • What children learn, their different stages
  • The teacher's role and the family's role,
  • How to implement developmentally appropriate practices
  • how to develop social, emotional, physical, language and cognitive skills in children
  • How Dramatic Play, Art, Music, Outdoor play etc. promotes development
  • How to prepare suitable nutritious snacks and meals for children
  • What are the teaching techniques for Science, Mathematics
  • How to handle the disruptive behaviors, possible causes and changes to the environment
  • How to encourage children to experiment, explore and pursue their own interest
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