• Helen Mary Cowart


    Ms. Helen Mary is originally Canton, NC. She has taught for many years initially as an ESL teacher and then began  training ESL teachers in Buncombe County schools. She received her Montessori certification in 2012 and was a Lead Teacher in a Montessori Lower Elementary classroom for four years.

    Helen Mary has a Masters in English and Linguistics. She received her Montessori Lower Elementary (6-9 years) certification from the American Montessori Society via the Center for Montessori Teacher Education, NC. She has also trained and received her certification in the Orton Gillingham Approach at the teaching level and become certified as an Academic Language Practitioner through The Key School at the Carolina Day school in Asheville, NC. 

    When not working with children,  she loves to work in her yard, mountain bike, camp, kayak and also once in awhile get into her weaving projects.