Limmie Flowers (Director), a 40-year veteran educator, is a former kindergarten and sixth grade teacher, director of pre-school programs, principal, assistant superintendent, principal mentor, and instructional leadership facilitator and coach. She completed her undergraduate studies at Tougaloo College, receiving a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Music. She received the Education Doctorate Degree in Early Childhood and Elementary Education from Jackson State University. She is licensed by the State of Mississippi in school administration, supervision of curriculum and instruction and as an early childhood and elementary teacher.
Her grandson re-ignited her interest in Montessori education and she has been working with the Montessori Foundation, and The Center for Guided Montessori Studies during the past year. Recently, she completed the Residency to become a certified Montessori teacher. She is also a member of the American Montessori Society.
Dr. Flowers is motivated to expand the availability of a Montessori education to more children and to support parents during the child’s formative years. Kingston Montessori, “A Children’s Learning Community”, will provide an environment that inspires learning, nurtures development, and unlocks potential.