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The Monart® Method was created by Mona Brookes. It involves training students to perceive an “alphabet” of sorts focused on five basic elements of shape families that combine to form all objects. By learning to view the world through these five elements and how to transcribe the information to paper, everyone, so-called “drawers” and “non-drawers” can learn to become artists in their own right and develop their own unique style of realistic interpretation.
This widely acclaimed method gives children structured information to improve visual perception and realistic drawing skills. The comprehensive projects provide the structure and knowledge necessary for learning and help build competence. Teachers report that students’ focus, concentration, and problem solving abilities increase after the first few lessons. Her books are written for both parents and teachers alike. Monart® School of the Arts “progressive,” Academically-based curriculum stands apart from all other programs.
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Program description and associated fees are as follows:
Certified Monart® Teacher Training Certificate Course - Program fee $1150
This course is the foundation of our program and can be taken as a stand-alone unit. It is geared towards the mastering of teaching realistic drawing, to beginning students. This course is the prerequisite for all other Certified Monart® Teacher Training Courses. This course will enable the trainee to understand and master the fundamentals of the Elements of Shape and how it relates to the presentation of our Basic Projects utilizing the Monart® Method. We will cover the training, tips, techniques and more.
Certified Early Childhood Monart® Teacher Training Certificate Course - Program fee $950
This course offers advanced training in mastering the teaching principles necessary to support students, age 5 thru 8. It is also appropriate for ESL students. Applicants will receive an in depth understanding of our proprietary Drawing thru the Alphabet and Drawing thru Geography Projects. Early Childhood learning principles will be presented to ensure success in adapting our curriculum to unique and challenging classroom situations. This unit has one prerequisite which is the Certified Monart® Teacher Training Certificate Course.
Certified Intermediate Monart® Teacher Training Certificate Course - Program fee $950
This course offers advanced training to enable the recipient to have the highest level of mastery in understanding how to teach the Monart® Method to upper-level age groups. It addresses the psychology of success and resource allocation. This course offers even more support to increase confidence, confer an in depth understanding of various intermediate/advanced projects, teaching situations and media usage. This unit has one prerequisite which is the Certified Monart® Teacher Training Certificate Course
Certified Advanced Monart® Teacher - This is a title that is bestowed upon anyone graduating from all three of the aforementioned courses.
Discount Pricing - Program fee for all three Certificate Courses - $2650
This reduced pricing has been made available for those individuals making the commitment to gain a comprehensive understanding of the Monart® Method by signing up for ALL three of our courses, listed above, at once.
All Certified Monart® Teachers with an active membership are eligible to purchase Monart® Project Lessons in our online store.
5 years of membership fees are waived for graduates of the Certified Advanced Monart® Teacher Training Certificate Course signing up with our Discount Pricing.