Calendar

Early Childhood Education in Southern California

The Institute observes the same holidays as the nearby colleges and universities. Other scheduling information will be posted on the bulletin board in the office of the Director of Training as necessary.

Office hours are 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. The office is closed on weekends and holidays.

Academic Year Course – Classes are scheduled with specific dates and hours. At our two locations listed, a course calendar will be available for students prior to enrollment. Occasional seminars may be scheduled during a course.

The Academic Year Course starts in September and ends in June. Classes are held as per the specific published calendar. The Practicum Phase may be completed simultaneously.

Summer Course – The Summer Course requires two summers to complete the academic phase. The Practicum Phase can be completed between September and June of the same period.

A school calendar with specific dates for each component of the course will be provided to students when they enroll.

MTTI LAGUNA
Hillside Site Course Calendar
Orientation – Saturday October 3rd 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
October 2020 – June 2021
Date Day Time Subject Instructor
10/10/20 Saturday 9am — 6pm Lecture (C-1) Ann Balasuriya
10/11/20 Sunday 9am — 6pm Lecture (C-1) Ann Balasuriya
10/17/20 Saturday 9am — 6pm Lecture (C-1) Ann Balasuriya
10/18/20 Sunday 9am — 6pm Lecture (C-1) Ann Balasuriya
10/24/20 Saturday 9am — 6pm Lecture (C-1) Ann Balasuriya
10/25/20 Sunday 9am — 6pm Lecture(C-1) Ann Balasuriya
Paper Dr. Montessori’s Life due 10/25/20
11/07/20 Saturday 8am — 5pm Practical Life Julie Labus
11/08/20 Sunday 8am — 5pm Practical Life Julie Labus
11/14/20 Saturday 8am — 5pm Practical Life Julie Labus
11/15/20 Sunday 8am — 5pm Practical Life Julie Labus
11/21/20 Saturday 8am — 5pm Practical Life Julie Labus
11/22/20 Sunday 8am — 5pm Practical Life Julie Labus
Introduction to EPL due 11/22/20
12/05/20 Saturday 8am — 5pm Sensorial Mumtaz Saleh
12/06/20 Sunday 8am — 5pm Sensorial Mumtaz Saleh
12/12/20 Saturday 8am — 5pm Sensorial Mumtaz Saleh
12/13/20 Sunday 8am — 5pm Sensorial Mumtaz Saleh
12/19/200 Saturday 8am — 5pm Sensorial Mumtaz Saleh
12/20/20 Sunday 8am — 5pm Sensorial Mumtaz Saleh
Paper Stages of Development due 12/13/20
Introduction to Sensorial due 12/20/20
01/09/21 Saturday 9am — 6pm Lecture (C-6) Ann Balasuriya
01/10/21 Sunday 9am — 6pm Lecture (C-6) Ann Balasuriya
01/16/21 Saturday 9am — 6pm Lecture (C-6) Ann Balasuriya
01/17/21 Sunday 9am — 6pm Lecture (C-6) Ann Balasuriya
01/23/21 Saturday 9am — 6pm Lecture (C-6) Ann Balasuriya
01/24/21 Sunday 9am — 6pm Lecture (C-6) Ann Balasuriya
02/06/21 Saturday 8am — 5pm Math Julie Labus
02/07/21 Sunday 8am — 5pm Math Julie Labus
02/13/210 Saturday 8am — 5pm Math Julie Labus
02/14/21 Sunday 8am — 5pm Math Julie Labus
02/20/21 Saturday 8am — 5pm Math Julie Labus
02/21/21 Sunday 8am — 5pm Math Julie Labus
Introduction to Math due 2/21/21
03/06/21 Saturday 8am — 5pm Language Julie Labus/ Mumtaz Saleh
03/07/21 Sunday 8am — 5pm Language Julie Labus/ Mumtaz Saleh
03/13/21 Saturday 8am — 5pm Language Julie Labus/ Mumtaz Saleh
03/14/21 Sunday 8am — 5pm Language Julie Labus/ Mumtaz Saleh
03/20/21 Saturday 8am — 5pm Language Julie Labus/ Mumtaz Saleh
03/21/21 Sunday 8am — 5pm Language Julie Labus/ Mumtaz Saleh
Paper The Absorbent Mind & Sensitive Periods due 3/14/21
The Introduction to Language due 3/21/21
04/17/21 Saturday 9am — 6pm Cultural (C-7) Ann Balasuriya/ Julie Labus
04/18/21 Sunday 9am — 6pm Cultural (C-7) Ann Balasuriya/ Julie Labus
Complete Language Materials
04/24/21 Saturday 9am — 6pm Cultural (C-7) Ann Balasuriya/ Julie Labus
04/25/21 Sunday 9am — 6pm Cultural (C-7) Ann Balasuriya/ Julie Labus
Paper The Prepared Environment due 4/25/21
05/01/21 Saturday 9am — 12pm Course Review Ann Balasuriya
05/02/21 Sunday 9am — 6pm Practical Review Ann Balasuriya
Paper The Prepared Teacher due 5/2/21
Observation Reports due 5/20/21
05/19/21 Wednesday 6pm — 9pm Written Exam Mumtaz Saleh
05/22/21 Saturday 9am — 5pm Final/Practical Exam Valerie Miller
05/23/21 Sunday 9am — 5pm Final/Practical Exam Valerie Miller
Cultural Materials Must be Completed by June 30th

*Updated 09/14/20