American Montessori Society

2019 Montessori Leaders Symposium

Dreams Delight Resorts & Spa

 Playa Bonita, Panama

January 18-20, 2019

The AMS Montessori Leaders Symposium brings together trailblazers from schools and teacher education programs for an in-depth professional development, networking and the opportunity to dive deeper into our roles as Montessori leaders. By gathering as an intimate, passionate community of Montessori leaders, we can engage in the meaningful dialogues that advance the Montessori Movement.  

For details about the program, the schedule and the resort, visit the AMS website.


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 This Years Speaker: Sam Chaltain

Sam is the founding partner of 180 Studio, a global design collaboration that designs places, sets strategies and tells stories that advance peoples understanding of the future of learning-and what it takes to get there. (More details available on the AMS website, 

The Resort and Area Information

There are seaside towers with jungle walkways and stunning views. Savor every moment with gourmet a la carte restaurants, tropical cocktails, endless daytime and nighttime activities and much more.


Rates are per person and ALL INCLUSIVE (all meals, snacks & beverages). The package also includes your stay in an ocean view room, in room safety deposit box, Friday night private function, travel insurance, taxes, fees, airport and hotel meet-and-greet service, roundtrip ground transportation between the airport and the resort and more.





Early Bird Rate (thru September 14)

Regular Rate (September15-December 1)

Early Bird Rate

(thru Sept. 14)

Regular Rate (September 15 – December 1)

3 Nights   $1,225 $1,375 $910 $1,060
4 Nights   $1,565 $1,715 $1,135 $1,285
5 Nights   $1,905 $2,055 $1,360 $1,510


Additional Nights and Upgraded Rooms are available upon request.


Super Early Bird (Until July 11)  AMS Member $345, Non-Member $390.

Early Bird (July 12-September14) AMS Member $395, Non-Member $440.

Regular Rate(starts September 15) AMS Member $445, Non Member $490 

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 Once your package is confirmed and invoiced it is 

non-refundable and non- transferable, as are your retreat registration fees.

For clarification contact Global Travel Partners.

All reservations including Hotel & Retreat registration must be made through GLOBAL TRAVEL PARTNERS.

Patricia Frederick 847.669.6600 or

Program information: Heather Gerker, Director of Conferences.