MSJ 2016 Conference Keynote Speaker

The Montessori for Social Justice steering committee is delighted to welcome Darcell Butler as our 2016 keynote speaker!

DarcellButlerMrs. Darcell Williams-Butler teaches lower-elementary at City Garden Montessori School in St. Louis, Missouri. She received her undergraduate degree from Washington University, and a Masters in Teaching from Webster University.
She earned the Pre-Primary Montessori Certificate (3-6) from the Missouri Montessori Teacher Education Program (MOMTEP) in St. Louis, Missouri and the Primary Montessori Certificate (6-9) from Central Ohio Montessori Education for Teachers (COMET) in Columbus, Ohio.
Mrs. Butler has taught science, math, sensorial, and language in pre-primary teacher education programs and is considering pursuing a PhD. She began her teaching career more than twenty years ago in Columbia, Missouri, taught kindergarten and first grade in New Orleans public schools and Chesterfield Day School.
Over the years, Mrs. Butler has received several teaching awards. She has two wonderful children and a magnificent husband who whole-heartedly support her love for teaching.