Introduction to Reggio Emilia

Presenter: Kirsty Liljegren

Date: Saturday 17 November, 2018

Time: 9:30am - 3:00pm


Category: Seminar

Program outline:

9:30am – Registration opens

10:00am – 1:30pm – Presentation (includes morning tea/lunch) – at Faith Lutheran College Senior Campus – 130 Magnolia St, Tanunda SA

2:00pm – ELC and Junior School tour (includes refreshments) – at Faith Lutheran College Junior School and ELC – 16 Maria St, Tanunda SA

3:00pm – Program closes

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Registrations have now closed

Program Description

An Introduction to Reggio Emilia details the history, philosophy and educational practices of the Pre-schools and Infant Toddler Centres of Reggio Emilia, Italy.

Filled with inspiring projects from Reggio Emilia, this half-day seminar provides an insight into the provocations and implications of the Reggio Emilia approach for Australian educators.

Participants will learn the what, how and why of the educational project of Reggio Emilia, including:

  • the history, culture and context of Reggio Emilia
  • the core principles of the Reggio Emilia approach
  • snapshots of moments and projects that celebrate the capacity of children as protagonists of their own learning
  • the importance of the environment, relationships and listening in teaching and learning