Name: Judy Dempsey
Title/Position: Program Director
Department: Administration
Specialties: Montessori Philosophy
Contact Phone: (954) 584-3466

Faculty Bio

Judy has a Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education from Wagner College in N.Y.C. Judy received her Early Childhood AMS credential from the Midwest Montessori Teacher Training Institute in Chicago. She earned her Masters Degree from Barry University in Montessori Elementary (6-12). She also has her Secondary (12-15) certification through Houston Montessori Teacher Training Center and holds her AMS teaching credential at all levels. Judy has been involved in the field of education since 1975. She opened and is successfully operating Summit Questa Montessori School in Davie, Florida, where she taught Middle School and serves as principal of the school. Judy also sits on the Board and is First Vice President of the Association of Independent Schools of Florida. Summit-Questa is fully accredited by the Association of Independent Schools of Florida, Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Association, Accreditation International and is full member of the American Montessori Society. Summit-Questa serves children ages three through fifteen with a student population of 390 children. Judy has been Co-director of Summit Montessori Teacher Training Institute since 2003.


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Course IDCourse NumberCourse Name InstructorLocationDaysTimeCreditsCourse Dates
3103 EL103 Montessori Philosophy Summit-Questa Montessori School Mon - Wed 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM 3.0 6/19 - 6/21/2017