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At Real Learning, we provide Montessori support through school consulting, teacher-centred mentorship, professional Montessori development, webinars and online courses for teacher instruction.

We understand that every school and every person is unique and requires individualised attention to thrive. Our team of experts specialises in providing customised solutions to help your school and your practice improve while maintaining your unique character and ethos.

We offer various services designed to support the Montessori philosophy, including Leadership Support and Development for Heads of School and School Boards, Professional Development for Faculty, Coaching for Heads and Faculty, Whole School Assessment and Improvement Strategies, and much more. Our team of Montessori-trained professionals will work with you to create a personalised plan that addresses your school’s specific needs and goals.

In addition to our consulting services, we offer a range of online and live workshops and courses for faculty, as well as a variety of talks and workshops for parents that are tailored to the needs of anyone interested in Montessori. Our goal is to empower your faculty, parents, students, and self with the tools and knowledge needed to thrive within the Montessori community.

Real learning is dedicated to providing personalized mentorship to help Montessori schools thrive. We work with each school individually to understand their unique needs and goals and provide customized solutions that support their success.


Contact us today to learn more about how we can support your and your school’s journey in Montessori.

Establishing lasting peace is the work of education; all politics can do is keep us out of war. — Maria Montessori, Education and Peace

Montessori means creating an environment that fosters independence, creativity, and a love of learning while developing the person. At Real Learning, Montessori Education is not only about academics but supporting the child in developing themselves. Our founder, Sharon Caldwell, has dedicated her life to the work of Montessori Education and its practice. We here at Real Learning believe that Montessori Education should be accessible to all children, and we strive to support schools and teachers in creating inclusive and diverse environments.

Sharon Caldwell is the lead consultant at Real Learning, with near 40 years of experience in Education generally, 25 of which are in Montessori and Democratic School contexts. She founded and headed a Montessori School and has worked as a Senior Consultant for the Montessori Foundation. She supported schools internationally and co-taught on their ground-breaking online programme Building a World-Class Montessori School. She holds an LMC Certificate (3-6), an AMI/NAMTA Adolescent Orientation Certificate and an AMI International Diploma for 6 – 12, in addition to a BA majoring in History and Geography, BA Hons (History) and a Post-Graduate Higher Education Diploma (Accounting and History).

If you have any questions about our mission at Real Learning, or if you would like more information on any of the services we offer, please do not hesitate to contact us.