Cheryl McCabe-AllenCheryl Allen is lead teacher at NewGate School, The Montessori Foundation's Lab School in Sarasota, FL. As a child, Cheryl attended a Montessori school from age 2 through the 3rd grade. She earned her BA in History from Georgetown University and her Masters in Teaching from Simmons College in Boston. Cheryl is an AMS certified Early Childhood and Elementary Montessori teacher, holds IMC certification in advanced elementary Montessori education. She is also a Montessori teacher trainer.