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STUDY TOURS

New Zealand Study Tour

Auckland, New Zealand

23 – 28 August 2020

 

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Melbourne Study Tour – New Opportunity

Save the date 13 – 15 August 2020

Venue: Catholic Leadership Centre – East Melbourne

Interpreting Reggio Emilia; Meaning making in local contexts.

A 3 day residential study tour in Melbourne including accommodation and some meals, workshops, lectures, welcome dinner, visits to schools and centers.

More information coming soon.

ACT

The Hundred Languages of Children

Saturday 22 February 2020

Anglican School Googong

9:30am – 3:30pm

This is a hands-on experiential workshop for experienced practitioners to gain a deeper understanding of what Reggio refers to as the hundred languages.

Through this workshop participants will explore the relationship between materials, knowledge, learning and thinking. They will come to know how materials can be used to construct meaning and consolidate understanding.

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An Image of the Child and Childhood

Saturday 16 May 2020

Burgmann Anglican School

9:30am – 3:30pm 

This workshop will explore some of the many possible images of the child and childhood over time, in particular the choice the educators in Reggio Emilia have made to view the child as the protagonist of their own learning.

Participants will have opportunities to engage in a dialogue related to the provocations and implications this project provides for Australian contexts.

It also provides an opportunity for each participant to create or reflect upon a personal statement of their own image of the child and childhood.

More information coming soon

The Rights of Babies: Wonder as the genesis for learning

Saturday 19 September 2020

Burgmann Anglican School

9:30am – 3:30pm 

Often educators underestimate the potential of babies and their creative strategies of thinking and learning.

This workshop will explore:  the image of the baby, the rights of babies, planning for babies, contexts and environments for babies and how wonder is the genesis of creativity and learning.

More information coming soon

An Introduction to the Reggio Emilia Approach

Friday 16 October 2020

Anglican School Googong

6:00pm – 9:00pm

An Introduction to the Reggio Emilia Approach 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 evening seminar provides an insight into the provocations and implications of the Reggio Emilia approach for Australian educators.

More information coming soon

Documentation: Listening Differently

Saturday 17 October 2020

Anglican School Googong

9:30am – 3:30pm

This workshop seeks to make connections with how documentation, as used in Reggio Emilia, might look in practice.

This will allow educators to EXPERIENCE documentation and to connect theory to their own knowledge, building processes and practice.

More information coming soon

NSW

An Introduction to the Reggio Emilia Approach

Sunday 8 March 2020

Moriah College

9:30am – 3:30pm

An Introduction to the Reggio Emilia Approach 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 full – day seminar provides an insight into the provocations and implications of the Reggio Emilia approach for Australian educators.

Register Now

The Hundred Languages of Children

Saturday 4 April  2020

Venue coming soon 

This is a hands-on experiential workshop for experienced practitioners to gain a deeper understanding of what Reggio refers to as the hundred languages.

Through this workshop participants will explore the relationship between materials, knowledge, learning and thinking. They will come to know how materials can be used to construct meaning and consolidate understanding.

More information coming soon

Environment as the Third teacher

Saturday 16 May 2020

9:30am – 3:30pm

The Environment as Third Teacher explores spaces, places and relations that enable rich pedagogy and practices. This full day workshop includes:

Big picture considerations – exploring the role of theories, principles and images, to provide a foundation for the exploration of environments in early childhood contexts.
Designs and dimensions of environments – examining architectural principles and case studies in local Australian contexts to provoke thinking and open possibilities.
Applications – to enable participants to make connections between theories, principles and practice to put in place possibilities (and consider missed opportunities) within educators’ own contexts.

More information coming soon

QLD

An Introduction to the Reggio Emilia Approach

Friday 28 February 2020

QLD – Kedron-Wavell Services Club

6:00pm – 9:00pm

An Introduction to the Reggio Emilia Approach 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 evening seminar provides an insight into the provocations and implications of the Reggio Emilia approach for Australian educators.

Register Now

An Image of the Child and Childhood

Saturday 29 February 2020

QLD – Kedron-Wavell Services Club

9:30am – 3:30pm 

This workshop will explore some of the many possible images of the child and childhood over time, in particular the choice the educators in Reggio Emilia have made to view the child as the protagonist of their own learning.

Participants will have opportunities to engage in a dialogue related to the provocations and implications this project provides for Australian contexts.

It also provides an opportunity for each participant to create or reflect upon a personal statement of their own image of the child and childhood.

Register Now

Making Learning Visible: Documentation as a working tool of the teacher

Unique in-depth opportunity – limited spaces available

Monday 23 March 2020

Cannon Hill State School

9:30am – 3:30pm

One day workshop with two educators from Reggio Emilia, Italy:

Paola Cagliari and Sara De Poi

REAIE Members $295

Non Members $395

Students $225

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Documentation: Listening Differently

Saturday 9 May 2020

The Southport School – Gold Coast

9:30am – 3:30pm

This workshop seeks to make connections with how documentation, as used in Reggio Emilia, might look in practice.

This will allow educators to EXPERIENCE documentation and to connect theory to their own knowledge, building processes and practice.

More information coming soon

The Hundred Languages of Children

Saturday 13 June  2020

This is a hands-on experiential workshop for experienced practitioners to gain a deeper understanding of what Reggio refers to as the hundred languages.

Through this workshop participants will explore the relationship between materials, knowledge, learning and thinking. They will come to know how materials can be used to construct meaning and consolidate understanding.

More information coming soon

SA

An Introduction to the Reggio Emilia Approach

Thursday 26 March 2020

6:00pm – 9:00pm

An Introduction to the Reggio Emilia Approach 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 evening seminar provides an insight into the provocations and implications of the Reggio Emilia approach for Australian educators.

More information coming soon

Environment as the Third teacher

Friday 27 March 2020

9:30am – 3:30pm

The Environment as Third Teacher explores spaces, places and relations that enable rich pedagogy and practices. This full day workshop includes:

Big picture considerations – exploring the role of theories, principles and images, to provide a foundation for the exploration of environments in early childhood contexts.
Designs and dimensions of environments – examining architectural principles and case studies in local Australian contexts to provoke thinking and open possibilities.
Applications – to enable participants to make connections between theories, principles and practice to put in place possibilities (and consider missed opportunities) within educators’ own contexts.

More information coming soon

An Image of the Child and Childhood

Saturday 2 May 2020

9:30am – 3:30pm 

This workshop will explore some of the many possible images of the child and childhood over time, in particular the choice the educators in Reggio Emilia have made to view the child as the protagonist of their own learning.

Participants will have opportunities to engage in a dialogue related to the provocations and implications this project provides for Australian contexts.

It also provides an opportunity for each participant to create or reflect upon a personal statement of their own image of the child and childhood.

More information coming soon

Thinking with Materials:Transforming ideas of learning and practice

Friday 12 June 2020

9:30am – 3:30pm 

This hands-on workshop will be an opportunity for participants to broaden their understandings of the integral role that materials play in children’s learning.
There will be a particular focus on:
· The concept of materiality
· The role of the researching educator
· The ‘grammar of materials’ (Vea Vecchi)
· Documenting the learning process
· Systems and organisation to invite participation

More information coming soon

Documentation: Listening Differently

Saturday 13 June 2020

9:30am – 3:30pm

This workshop seeks to make connections with how documentation, as used in Reggio Emilia, might look in practice.

This will allow educators to EXPERIENCE documentation and to connect theory to their own knowledge, building processes and practice.

More information coming soon

TAS

An Introduction to the Reggio Emilia Approach

Saturday 22 February 2020

Sustainability Learning Centre- Hobart

9:30am – 3:30pm

An Introduction to the Reggio Emilia Approach 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 full-day seminar provides an insight into the provocations and implications of the Reggio Emilia approach for Australian educators.

Register Now

An Image of the Child and Childhood

Saturday 4 April 2020

9:30am – 3:30pm 

This workshop will explore some of the many possible images of the child and childhood over time, in particular the choice the educators in Reggio Emilia have made to view the child as the protagonist of their own learning.

Participants will have opportunities to engage in a dialogue related to the provocations and implications this project provides for Australian contexts.

It also provides an opportunity for each participant to create or reflect upon a personal statement of their own image of the child and childhood.

More information coming soon

Environment as the Third teacher

Saturday 30 May 2020

9:30am – 3:30pm

The Environment as Third Teacher explores spaces, places and relations that enable rich pedagogy and practices. This full day workshop includes:

Big picture considerations – exploring the role of theories, principles and images, to provide a foundation for the exploration of environments in early childhood contexts.
Designs and dimensions of environments – examining architectural principles and case studies in local Australian contexts to provoke thinking and open possibilities.
Applications – to enable participants to make connections between theories, principles and practice to put in place possibilities (and consider missed opportunities) within educators’ own contexts.

More information coming soon

The Hundred Languages of Children

September 2020

9:30am – 3:30pm

This is a hands-on experiential workshop for experienced practitioners to gain a deeper understanding of what Reggio refers to as the hundred languages.

Through this workshop participants will explore the relationship between materials, knowledge, learning and thinking. They will come to know how materials can be used to construct meaning and consolidate understanding.

More information coming soon

VIC

Documentation Centre Opening

Saturday 22 February 2020

9:30am – 11:00am OR 11:00am – 12:30pm

Located at the REAIE Office in Melbourne, the Documentation Centre holds a variety of documentation, including projects, daily journals and a selection of resource books.

The Documentation Centre is a place where REAIE Members and visitors can enjoy focused discussion and dialogue, resulting in inspiration and transformation of practice.

During this Documentation Centre opening, members of the REAIE committee will be available to facilitate further discussion and collaboration.

Register Now for 9:30am – 11:00am

Register Now for 11:00am – 12:30pm

Reconciliation Action Plan – Workshop

Wednesday 11 March 2020

Pope Road Kindergarten, Blackburn

6:30pm- 8:30pm

Informal presentation sharing the Pope Road Kindergarten’s journey in designing and developing a Reconciliation Action Plan, including insights into this learning experience and the connections between the pillars of reconciliation and the principles of Reggio Emilia.

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Making Learning Visible: Documentation as a working tool of the teacher

Unique in-depth opportunity – limited spaces available

Friday 20 March 2020

Ruyton Girls’ School

9:30am – 3:30pm

One day workshop with two educators from Reggio Emilia, Italy:

Paola Cagliari and Sara De Poi

REAIE Members $295

Non Members $395

Students $225

Register Now

REAIE Annual General Meeting

Friday 20 March 2020

REAIE Offices – The University of Melbourne – Hawthorn Campus

5:30pm – Welcome refreshments and registration

6:00pm AGM

7:00om – Public Lecture – Jan Millikan

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ONE DAY CONFERENCE

100 years of Loris Malaguzzi

Saturday 21 March 2020

Ruyton Girls’ School

9:30am – 3:30pm

An opportunity to explore and reflect on Loris Malaguzzi: the thinking, the man, the legacy and how his work and legacy have influenced thinking, learning and teaching in Australia.

In dialogue with guest speakers:

Paola Cagliari, Sara De Poi, Jan Millikan and Peter Moss

REAIE Members $275

Non Members $375

Students $200

Register Now

Documentation: Listening Differently

Saturday 18 April 2020

9:30am – 3:30pm

This workshop seeks to make connections with how documentation, as used in Reggio Emilia, might look in practice.

This will allow educators to EXPERIENCE documentation and to connect theory to their own knowledge, building processes and practice.

More information coming soon

An Image of the Child and Childhood

Saturday 9 May 2020

9:30am – 3:30pm 

This workshop will explore some of the many possible images of the child and childhood over time, in particular the choice the educators in Reggio Emilia have made to view the child as the protagonist of their own learning.

Participants will have opportunities to engage in a dialogue related to the provocations and implications this project provides for Australian contexts.

It also provides an opportunity for each participant to create or reflect upon a personal statement of their own image of the child and childhood.

More information coming soon

The Hundred Languages of Children

Saturday 30 May 2020

9:30am – 3:30pm

This is a hands-on experiential workshop for experienced practitioners to gain a deeper understanding of what Reggio refers to as the hundred languages.

Through this workshop participants will explore the relationship between materials, knowledge, learning and thinking. They will come to know how materials can be used to construct meaning and consolidate understanding.

More information coming soon

Melbourne Study Tour – New Opportunity

Save the date 13 – 15 August 2020

Venue: Catholic Leadership Centre – East Melbourne

Interpreting Reggio Emilia; Meaning making in local contexts.

A 3 day residential study tour in Melbourne including accommodation and some meals, workshops, lectures, welcome dinner, visits to schools and centers.

More information coming soon.

WA

The Hundred Languages of Children

Friday 3 April 2020

9:30am – 3:30pm

This is a hands-on experiential workshop for experienced practitioners to gain a deeper understanding of what Reggio refers to as the hundred languages.

Through this workshop participants will explore the relationship between materials, knowledge, learning and thinking. They will come to know how materials can be used to construct meaning and consolidate understanding.

More information coming soon

Environment as the Third Teacher

Saturday 4 April 2020

9:30am – 3:30pm

The Environment as Third Teacher explores spaces, places and relations that enable rich pedagogy and practices. This full day workshop includes:

Big picture considerations – exploring the role of theories, principles and images, to provide a foundation for the exploration of environments in early childhood contexts.
Designs and dimensions of environments – examining architectural principles and case studies in local Australian contexts to provoke thinking and open possibilities.
Applications – to enable participants to make connections between theories, principles and practice to put in place possibilities (and consider missed opportunities) within educators’ own contexts.

More information coming soon

Documentation: Listening Differently

Saturday 23 May 2020

9:30am – 3:30pm

This workshop seeks to make connections with how documentation, as used in Reggio Emilia, might look in practice.

This will allow educators to EXPERIENCE documentation and to connect theory to their own knowledge, building processes and practice.

More information coming soon

Thinking with Materials:Transforming ideas of learning and practice

Friday 26 June 2020

9:30am – 3:30pm 

This hands-on workshop will be an opportunity for participants to broaden their understandings of the integral role that materials play in children’s learning.
There will be a particular focus on:
· The concept of materiality
· The role of the researching educator
· The ‘grammar of materials’ (Vea Vecchi)
· Documenting the learning process
· Systems and organisation to invite participation

More information coming soon

The Hundred Languages of Children

Saturday 27 June 2020

9:30am – 3:30pm

This is a hands-on experiential workshop for experienced practitioners to gain a deeper understanding of what Reggio refers to as the hundred languages.

Through this workshop participants will explore the relationship between materials, knowledge, learning and thinking. They will come to know how materials can be used to construct meaning and consolidate understanding.

More information coming soon

Events currently available for booking:

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Documentation Centre Opening - 22 February - 9.30am - 11am - Melbourne VIC Reggio Emilia Australia Information Exchange (REAIE) - VIC
  • Sat 22 February, 2020 9:30 am

Located at the REAIE Office in Melbourne, the Documentation Centre holds a variety of documentation, including projects, daily journals and a selection of resource books. The Documentation Centre is a place where REAIE Members and visitors can enjoy focused discussion and dialogue, resulting in inspiration and transformation of practice. During this Documentation Centre opening, members (more…)

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ACT - February - The Hundred Languages of Children Workshop The Anglican School Googong
  • Sat 22 February, 2020 9:30 am

Through this workshop, participants will explore the relationship between materials, knowledge, learning and thinking. They will come to know how materials can be used to construct meaning and consolidate understanding. Participants will: Through hands-on experiences gain a deeper understanding of what Reggio Emilia refers to as The Hundred Languages of Children Unpack the process by (more…)

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TAS - February - An Introduction to the Reggio Emilia Approach Sustainability Learning Centre - TAS
  • Sat 22 February, 2020 9:30 am

An introductory seminar on the history and principles of the educational project of Reggio Emilia.

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Documentation Centre Opening - 22 February - 11am - 12.30pm - Melbourne VIC Reggio Emilia Australia Information Exchange (REAIE) - VIC
  • Sat 22 February, 2020 11:00 am

Located at the REAIE Office in Melbourne, the Documentation Centre holds a variety of documentation, including projects, daily journals and a selection of resource books. The Documentation Centre is a place where REAIE Members and visitors can enjoy focused discussion and dialogue, resulting in inspiration and transformation of practice. During this Documentation Centre opening, members (more…)

Fully Booked
SA - February - Adelaide Network Meeting The Joinery
  • Wed 26 February, 2020 5:30 pm

Join the Adelaide Network to swap plants and stories! Bring a cutting and a recycled pot (tin can, milk carton, ect…) and your documentation of exploring sustainability/nature within your sites. Documentation could be a photo, a note scribbled on a sticky note, a work sample, an anecdote, we will share informally, so be brave and (more…)

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QLD - February - An Introduction to the Reggio Emilia Approach Kedron-Wavell Services Club
  • Fri 28 February, 2020 6:00 pm

An introductory seminar on the history and principles of the educational project of Reggio Emilia.

Show details
QLD - February - An Image of the Child and Childhood Kedron-Wavell Services Club
  • Sat 29 February, 2020 9:30 am

This workshop will explore some of the many possible images of the child and childhood over time, in particular the choice the educators in Reggio Emilia have made to view the child as the protagonist of their own learning. Participants will have opportunities to engage in a dialogue related to the provocations and implications this (more…)

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NSW - March - Inner West Sydney Network Meeting Uniting Ella Early Learning Centre
  • Mon 2 March, 2020 5:45 pm

Agenda: 5.45 – Networking and refreshments Welcome and introductions REAIE Mission and Vision Convenor for 2020 and 2021 6.15 – Provocations: An initial investigation into the research process. A decision about the research question and the resources required for 2020-2021. 7.15 – Summary/Conclusion REAIE News Upcoming events: Dates for next meetings BM update (more…)

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NSW - March - Eastern Suburbs Provocation Group Kincoppal Early Learning Centre Rose Bay
  • Wed 4 March, 2020 5:30 pm

The focus of the Eastern Suburbs Provocation Group meeting will be: Building a Relationship to include: Viewing of Kincoppal Rose Bay’s Research into ‘Why the Wild?’ Collaborative Relationships Discussion What does the term relationships mean to you? Break out discussion groups: What can be observed when children are in a relationship? How could relationships be (more…)

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NSW - March - An Introduction to the Reggio Emilia Approach Hamakom, Moriah College Early Learning Centre
  • Sun 8 March, 2020 9:30 am

An Introduction to the Reggio Emilia Approach 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 full-day seminar provides an insight into the provocations and implications of the Reggio Emilia approach for Australian educators. Participants will learn the (more…)

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VIC - March - Ballarat Network Meeting 2020 Ballarat Town Hall
  • Tue 10 March, 2020 5:30 pm

The Ballarat REAIE Network and Discussion Group would like to extend a warm welcome for you and your colleagues to join us for the first meeting. This meeting will take place on Tuesday 10 March, 5:30 – 7:00pm, at the Ballarat Town Hall. The Ballarat REAIE Network and Discussion Group are fortunate to have Debbie (more…)

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VIC - March - Reconciliation Action Plan - Workshop Pope Road Kindergarten
  • Wed 11 March, 2020 6:30 pm

Informal presentation sharing the Pope Road Kindergarten’s journey in designing and developing a Reconciliation Action Plan, including insights into this learning experience and the connections between the pillars of reconciliation and the principles of Reggio Emilia. (more…)

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NSW - March - REsearch Conversations 2020 Highfields School, Lindfield NSW
  • Thu 19 March, 2020 5:00 pm

REsearch Conversations is a Reggio Emilia Australia Information Exchange (REAIE) network group that meets in the northern suburbs of Sydney, organised by a team of volunteer convenors. It is designed for teachers and lecturers in the early childhood, primary, secondary and tertiary fields who have a desire to intentionally come together to build strong collegial (more…)

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VIC - March - Making Learning Visible: Documentation as a working tool of the teacher Ruyton Girls' School
  • Fri 20 March, 2020 9:30 am

Unique in-depth opportunity – limited spaces available One day workshop with two educators from Reggio Emilia, Italy: Paola Cagliari and Sara De Poi Participants will have the opportunity to work with Paola and Sara to explore documentation as a tool for teachers through a dynamic presentation and participation in an interactive workshop. (more…)

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VIC - 2020 REAIE Annual General Meeting and Public Lecture Reggio Emilia Australia Information Exchange (REAIE) - VIC
  • Fri 20 March, 2020 5:30 pm

REAIE invites you to the Reggio Emilia Australia Information Exchange (REAIE) 2020 Annual General Meeting and Public Lecture, Friday, 20 March 2020, at The University of Melbourne, Hawthorn Campus. 5.30pm – Welcome refreshments and registration 6.00pm – AGM 7.00pm – Public Lecture – Jan Millikan (more…)

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VIC - March - 100 years of Loris Malaguzzi Ruyton Girls' School
  • Sat 21 March, 2020 9:30 am

An opportunity to explore and reflect on Loris Malaguzzi: the thinking, the man, the legacy and how his work and legacy have influenced thinking, learning and teaching in Australia. In dialogue with guest speakers: Paola Cagliari, Sara De Poi, Jan Millikan and Peter Moss For information about the speakers please click here. (more…)

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QLD - March - Making Learning Visible: Documentation as a working tool of the teacher Cannon Hill State School
  • Mon 23 March, 2020 9:30 am

Unique in-depth opportunity – limited spaces available One day workshop with two educators from Reggio Emilia, Italy: Paola Cagliari and Sara De Poi Participants will have the opportunity to work with Paola and Sara to explore documentation as a tool for teachers through a dynamic presentation and participation in an interactive workshop. (more…)

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April 2020 International Study Tour to Reggio Emilia Loris Malaguzzi International Centre, Reggio Emilia
  • Sun 19 April, 2020 10:30 am

The Municipal early childhood programs in Reggio Emilia, Northern Italy, for children aged three months to six years, are internationally acclaimed for the inspirations, challenges, and provocations they provide for all those concerned with the care and education of young children. Observation, documentation, and collaborative interpretation of children’s discussions and actions, provide the constant possibility (more…)

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New Zealand Study Tour - August 2020 Vaughan Park Retreat, Auckland
  • Sun 23 August, 2020 10:00 am

Dates: Sunday 23 August – Friday 28 August, 2020 Together with INSPIRE: Professional Learning for teachers (NZ), REAIE offers a focused live-in professional learning opportunity that includes presentations and visits to a number of contemporary thinking early childhood centres. Provocations for reflection and dialogue are an important part of the intensive week of study. This study tour (more…)

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