Mountain Montessori welcomes new teacher | VailDaily.com

Mountain Montessori welcomes new teacher

Daily staff reportnewsroom@vaildaily.comAvon, CO Colorado

AVON – DeAnn Matheny, a certified American Montessori Society guide, will join Mountain Montessori full time in June. Matheny will work through Mountain Montessori’s modified Montessori summer camp as she gets to know students, families and her fellow teachers leading up to the beginning of the new school year in September 2011. “We are ecstatic to have DeAnn join our Montessori family,” said Martha Teien, Executive Director at Mountain Montessori. “We are expanding our school this summer by adding an additional classroom that will allow us to guide an entire new class of children from our community this fall.”Pete Petrovski, president of the Mountain Montessori Parent Board of Directors, calls Matheny “professional, persononable and well-traveled.”In addition to Matheny’s AMS Primary Certification and extensive post graduate studies, she holds a Masters Degree in Art and has taught in Montessori and university settings.Mountain Montessori is interviewing and accepting new students for the school year beginning in fall. FOr more information visit http://www.mtnmontessori.org or call 970-748-3128.