Amy Kirkham has been involved in Early Childhood Education since 1988. In addition to the AMI 3-6 Diploma and AMI Trainer Certificate, she holds a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment, Diploma of Teaching (Early Childhood), a Bachelor of Educational Studies (Hearing Impairment) and Master of Education. Amy is the 3-6 AMI Director of Training for the Australian Centre for Montessori Studies in Melbourne. She is also on the AMI Faculty of Trainers in China. Amy is actively involved in the provision of professional development for Montessori staff as well as parent and community education.