An Overview of the Reggio Emilia Approach to Early Learning

Sharing examples of toddler and preschool-aged children’s learning


Presenters: Lella Gandini, Liaison for Reggio Children, Reggio Emilia, Italy; and

Jane Racoonsin, Director of Beginnings Nursery School, New York

Education for Democracy

Sharing experiences from Reggio Emilia and work from two current projects from Project Zero at Harvard: Pedagogy of Play and Children as Citizens


Presenters: Tiziana Filipini, Former Pedagogista, Reggio Emilia, Italy; Mara Krechevsky, Project Zero Senior Researcher; Ben Mardell, Project Zero Principal Investigator with

Karen Haigh and Kristin Brizzolara sharing the Study of the City