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Staff Spotlight: Adrianne Schmidt

November 22, 2019
Adrianne Schmidt plays a vital role in Muskegon Montessori Academy of Environmental Change’s daily success. Her title may be office manager, but her work plays a huge role in achieving MMAEC’s goals and establishing its culture. She is at the…

Maranda Visits for Our First Day of School

September 18, 2019
On our first day of school, Maranda from WoodTV 8 checked in with us to see how our middle schoolers were acclimating back to school. Students were excited and geared up for the year ahead! Not only were we lucky…

Summer Recap

August 26, 2019
Oftentimes, finding affordable, engaging and educational camps can be difficult. Muskegon Montessori Academy of Environmental Change wanted to be different, so they provided an opportunity for kids to have fun while learning! They offered an Animal Adventures and Mad…

National Charter School Alliance – Expecting Greatness from All at Muskegon Montessori Academy of Environmental Change

July 15, 2019
  Check this out! Ms. Ali partnered with National Alliance for Public Charter Schools to write a blog about MMAEC!⭐️ “At MMAEC we expect greatness from all of our students, families, and teachers. We don’t have a high bar that students can’t…

Montessori is her happy place: Tracey Jensen

July 8, 2019
In Ms. Tracey’s room, there is a calmness and love for learning that permeates. The kids are all in their own areas working on materials. There are smiles and one can tell that students are enjoying what they are doing.…

May 14, 2019
“Everyone is part of the family at Muskegon Montessori of Environmental Change and when something happens to one of our family members we step in and try to help out in any way we can,” said Ali DuBois school principal…

Hip Hip Hooray! It’s almost Spring Break!

March 27, 2019
Whatever you have planned for spring break, we hope you have a blast. Whether you are relaxing on a beach in Florida or enjoying a staycation, below is a list of ideas to rejuvenate and refresh over the next week!…

Ali DuBois Named Top 10 Administrators by Michigan Association of Public School Academies

March 18, 2019
We are proud to announce that Ali DuBois, Head of School at Muskegon Montessori Academy of Environmental Change has been named one of the 10 semifinalists for the 2019 Michigan’s Charter School Administrator of the Year Award! From nearly…

I scream, you scream, we all scream for literacy!

March 1, 2019
  I scream, you scream, we all scream for literacy! Although Maria Montessori probably didn’t scream out positive accolades for literacy, she did have a way of making sure Montessori education included the importance of reading.   “The teacher…

Integrity Building – Ishi Rocks

March 1, 2019
  The Elm Room had fun making their own Ishi rocks today and talking about our character education theme of integrity! The story of the Ishi rock was about being honest with ourselves and having positive actions.