The Charlotte Mason Institute

The spark of unfolding knowledge

We help educators practice relational education through curriculum, conferences, publications, training, and social media.

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The charlotte mason institute

We’re a nonprofit that seeks to research and amplify the educational theories and practices of Charlotte Mason.

We help educators practice relational education through curriculum, conferences, publications,  training, and social media.

Our vision

A relational education for all students and teachers in every setting

Our Mission

To promote the principles and practices of Charlotte Mason’s design for education

Our values

Charity, Fidelity & Humility

How we help educators & schools

Resources for educators

Connect with a community of educators and schools studying and sharing the practice of Mason's ideas for education.

Based on Charlotte mason's design for education

Our alveary curriculum

The Charlotte Mason Institute is proud to present Alveary: A complete and comprehensive curriculum and teacher training program for homeschools, co-ops, and schools.

Our aim is to provide a robust and modern course of study that is both true to Charlotte Mason’s model of education and relevant for 21st-century students living in the United States and Canada.


Keep up to date with our latest posts

November 26, 2022

Advent for All: Hope in Beginnings

Week 1 of the CMI Advent and Christmas series of resources for families, classes, neighborhood, etc. Read or download.

November 22, 2022

Neurodiversity on Our Bookshelves with Danielle Merritt-Sunseri

Danielle Merritt-Sunseri talks about bringing neurodiversity to our bookshelves in this video from the Blue Orchard Bee.

November 16, 2022

Choosing Gifts - Advice from the Parents' Review

What makes a good toy? One of the writers in the Parents' Review, the journal of which Charlotte Mason was editor, offers some guiding principles.