Pedagogical Documentation and its links to Children’s Personal Social, and Emotional Well Being

Recently I was interviewed by Kathy Brodie as part of the Spring 2017 Early Years Summit.  Here are some of the questions asked and my written responses (I go into more detail on the video, that can be accessed at the link at the end of this article. What is pedagogical documentation? Pedagogical documentation is … Continue reading Pedagogical Documentation and its links to Children’s Personal Social, and Emotional Well Being

Drawing as Meaning Making

From Reggio, we gain a perspective that the 'Arts' are equal and co-existing 'languages' of expression and communication alongside and together with other 'languages'... of science... of mathematics... of written word... of other ways of knowing, describing and discovering the world.  Loris Malaguzzi's poem,  "No Way.  The Hundred is There" is testament to this. Materials … Continue reading Drawing as Meaning Making