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Williamsburg Montessori School Launches Montessori Model UN

Williamsburg Montessori School has added another component to a wide array of hands-on learning experiences it offers in its Middle School program: Montessori Model UN (MMUN). Like the traditional Model UN counterpart, MMUN provides a simulation of the UN general assembly and other multilateral bodies.

Upon announcing the program, Middle School Humanities teacher Corinna Ferro was swarmed with interested 6th - 8th grade students, resulting in 100% participation.

In a program that already involves students in authentic learning experiences, the students at WMS have enjoyed taking on the role of ambassadors from the UN member states of France and Russia. According to Ferro,...