Classes & Workshops

MISD is committed to serving the needs of its alumni as well as adults in the surrounding community who would like to learn how to better support the children in their lives. In addition to regular degree courses, we periodically offer specialized classes and workshops which will be posted below. If you would like to request a class on a particular topic, please email

Inclusive Education Workshop

Friday, February 17th, 2017

What:Inclusive Education Workshop with Dr. Silvia C. Dubovoy
Where: MISD Training Center
When: Friday, 2/17/17; 9:00am – 3:00pm (1 hr lunch break)
Cost: $175 per person
Lunch: Participants provide their own lunch
Professional Development: We will be issuing Certificates of Attendance for 5 hours of Continuing Professional Development for participants who RSVP ahead of time

Download this flyer for more information: Inclusive Education Workshop

Online Professional Development

with Silvia C. Dubovoy, Ph.D.


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Montessori and Neuroscience: The Importance of the First Three Years of Life

Join Dr. Silvia C. Dubovoy, an international expert in Montessori education with more than 50 years experience, as she uncovers the fascinating connection between Montessori and Neuroscience.  In this webcast, you will learn how neuroscience is confirming what Dr. Montessori intuited about children a century ago, why the first three years of life are so crucial, and how to create rich environments that stimulate a child’s highest potential.

Individuals viewing this webcast are eligible for an Misd Certificate of Attendance for 1.5 hrs of continuing professional development. Click here within 30 days of purchase to request your certificate.

NOTE: This purchase includes a bonus audio version of the original live webinar from October 29, 2015, which includes the Q&A session.

*You will need to set up a basic Vimeo account in order to rent this product. Rentals are valid for 30 days.

Individual (1 certificate of attendance): $49 RENT NOW

Group (up to 15 certificates of attendance): $299 RENT NOW