Contact: 4400 Hazelbridge Way Unit 540
Richmond, B.C. Canada V6X 3R8
Telephone:(604) 270-7426
Fax:(604) 270-7476


Montessori Associations

1. American Montessori Society (AMS)

116 East 16th Street, New York NY 10003
Tel: 212-358-1250 Fax: 212-358-1256

2. Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education (MACTE)

420 Park St, Charlottesville, VA 22902
Tel: 434-202-7793 Fax: 888-525-8838

3. British Columbia Montessori Association (BCMA)

Suite 332-11948 207th Street, Maple Ridge, B.C. V2X 1X7

4. Montessori Teachers Education Centre San Francisco Bay Area

99 Callan Avenue, San Leandro, California, USA 94577-2105
Tel: 510-278-1115 Fax: 510-278-1577

5. Association Montessori Internationale (AMI)

Koninginneweg 161, 1075 CN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Tel:  31-20-67989327

6. Montessori Educational Programs International (MEPI)

PO Box 6 Smithville, IN 47458
P 812-824-6366
F 888-708-2470

College Registration

1. Ministry of Advanced Education Private Training Institution Branch (PTIB)

Tel: 604-569-0033   Toll Free: 800-661-7441 Fax: 778-945-0606


Credential Evaluation

1. International Education Research Foundation (IERF)

Post Office Box 3665, Culver City, CA 90231-3665
Tel: 310-258-9451 Fax: 310-342-7086

2. International Credential Evaluation Service (ICES)

3700 Willingdon Ave, Burnaby, B.C. V5G 3H2
Tel: 604-432-8800 Fax: 604-435-7033


ECE Links

1. ECE Registry

Ministry of Children and Family Development
PO Box 9965 Stn Prov Govt, Victoria, BC V8W 9R4
Tel: 250-356-6501 Fax: 250-952-0765

a. Application for Early Childhood Educator License to Practice
b. Application/ Renewal for Early Childhood Educator Assistant License to Practice
c. Renewal of an ECE License to Practice
d. Criminal Record Check Application (steps)
i. Consent to a Criminal Record Check
ii. Application for Pre-Authorized Credit Card Usage
e. Child Care Search
f. List of Approved Training Institutions offering ECE programs

2. Westcoast Child Care Resource and Referral Centre

2772 East Broadway, Vancouver, B.C. V5M 1Y8
Tel: 604-709-5661 Fax: 604-709-5662 Toll Free: 877-262-0022

3. Richmond Child Care Resource and Referral Center

190-7000 Minoru Boulevard, Richmond, B.C. V6Y 3Z5
Tel: 604-279-7025 Fax: 604-279-7038

4. Tri-Cities Child Care Resource and Referral Centre

1130 C. Austin Avenue, Coquitlam, B.C. V3K 3P5
Tel: 604-931-3400 Fax: 604-931-3440

5. Burnaby/ New Westminster Child Care Resource and Referral Centre

33- 250 Willingdon Avenue, Burnaby, B.C. V5C 5E9
Tel: 604-294-1109 Fax: 604-294-6278

6. Delta/ Surrey/ White Rock Child C are Resource and Referral Centre

6878 King George Hwy, Surrey, B.C. V3W 4Z9
Tel: 604-572-8032 Fax: 604-572-8185

7. Collins Educational Supplies

8358 St. George Street, Vancouver, B.C. V5X 3S7
Tel: 604-325-5005 Fax: 604-000-0000

8. National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)

1313 L St. NW, Suite 500, Washington, D.C. 20005
Tel: 202-232-8777 Toll Free: 800-424-2460

9. Canadian Child Care Federation (CCCF)

700 Industrial Ave, Suite 600, Ottawa, ON K1G 0Y9
Tel: 613-729-5289 Toll Free: 1-800-858-1412 Fax: 613-739-3159

10. Child Care Advocacy Association of Canada (CCAAC ACPSGE)

489 College Street, Suite 206, Toronto, ON M6G 1A5
Toll Free: 1-866-878-3096